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Dump mySQL db from Remote Database to Local Database

Terminal - Dump mySQL db from Remote Database to Local Database
mysqldump --host=[remote host] --user=[remote user] --password=[remote password] -C db_name | mysql --host=localhost --user=[local user] --password=[local password] db_name
2009-12-19 19:47:07
User: all4artz
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Dump mySQL db from Remote Database to Local Database

You can use this to dump you database from remote db to your local db.

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Isn't that backward? The title says dump from local to remote, not the other direction. Clarification, please?

Comment by linuxrawkstar 226 weeks ago

Sorry, just fixed title! :)

Comment by all4artz 226 weeks ago

Be aware that while you are doing this the remote DB is locked for any updates. This is a "slick" implementation however if you were doing this on a large production DB you would bring everything to a standstill. Therefore you are best off dumping to a local file on the local disk to make sure dump is as quick as possible.

Comment by vvuksan 225 weeks and 6 days ago

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