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    kefa
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    Hi ppl..

    I want to build a database with a script similar to an oracle script. The script basically consists of create table statements. I've read the manual but all it tells me is how to populate the tables in the database. Can I run such scripts in mysql to create and destroy a db?

    Regards,
    Keith.
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    I'm not familiar with oracle scripts, but you can put a list of mysql commands in a text file then use the following command.

    mysql databaseName <textFile

    Hope that helps....

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