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mysqlimport deletes all existing rows
Posted by: Donald Campbell
Date: October 25, 2008 10:30AM

I am writing a series of scripts to take data from an existing Unify 2000 database and putting it into a MyQL v5.1.26 Databse.

I am loading the load using sqlimport and on the whole it is fine.

However I do have a couple of tables where I am going to have to run multiple imports where the imported data is in a different format and hence can not to run as a single job.

The issue I am finding is that the second mysqlimport deletes all existing rows from the table.

There is a --delete option to mysqlimport that does this, but it is not being used. Hence I would assume that it should not be deleting.

Any Ideas?

BR
Don C

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