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Peter Reutemann fracpete@w...
Tue Mar 9 16:08:12 NZDT 2010


> Any idea what is wrong with this command??
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> find /home/path/* -name *.sql -exec mysql -p password -h < {} \;
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> I am needing to import about 250 sql files.

Try this:

find /home/path/ -name "*.sql" -exec mysql -p password -h < {} \;

BTW you will have to enter the password 250 times!

Cheers, Peter
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Peter Reutemann, Dept. of Computer Science, University of Waikato, NZ
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