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  • SQL Export Failure

    When I try to export this db to mysql I get this message. What is it telling me? See attached screen shot.

  • #2
    Re: SQL Export Failure

    Originally posted by jkukuda View Post
    When I try to export this db to mysql I get this message. What is it telling me? See attached screen shot.

    can you please zip up the .dbf file and send it to me, or attach it to a message here. i need to see what in your file.

    are you able to export other .dbf files (such as those in alphasports)?

    you should be.


    • #3
      Re: SQL Export Failure

      Yes, I have been able to send some of these files to the remote mysql database, but mastpreg is my master file and thats the one I'm most concerned about, whatever its problem is I'm sure is the same with the others that will not go up.
      Attached is a zip of two problem files, there are others but I'm sure they all have the same problem.
      I would like to zip all the files but the file would be too large to upload.

      Thank you for your attention.


      • #4
        Re: SQL Export Failure

        Hi John,

        I've received your zip file, unfortunately it is secured and bound to another database.

        Would you please duplicate the tables and send the zip file to [email protected]?




        • #5
          Re: SQL Export Failure

          Originally posted by jkukuda View Post
          When I try to export this db to mysql I get this message. What is it telling me? See attached screen shot.
          it appears that the problem is the data in the 'exec_date' field.

          this is a Time field (which is really a minomer because Time fields are Date/Time fields).

          One of your records has a valid date/time value.

          Most are blank (which is ok).

          But about 10 of them have a time value that is ok but a date value of 00/00/0000, which is NOT ok.

          if you fix this, it should export ok.