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#1 mojito

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Posted 24 April 2006 - 03:26 PM

Its easy to dump a database using phpmyadmin, however I would like to know how to dump this file to a new database name. I tried modifying the sql at the top where it creates the database. This gave an error.

I have putty and would like to know how i can use it locally to do this stuff from a command line.

Any help with any of the above is greatly appreciated.

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#2 fenway

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Posted 24 April 2006 - 05:28 PM

It should be as easy as adding "CREATE DATABASE <yourDBname>" followed by "USE <yourDBname>" at the top.
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