Problem w/ mysqldump

Victor Subervi victorsubervi at
Wed Sep 2 19:50:55 CEST 2009

I am running this on Windoze. I do not use the mysql db without python. I'm
just building something for a client. I tried running the mysqldump command
from the python prompt. Didn't know I could do that :) It tells me
"mysqldump is not defined" :(

On Wed, Sep 2, 2009 at 11:48 AM, Nitebirdz <nitebirdz at>wrote:

> On Wed, Sep 02, 2009 at 08:43:22AM -0400, Victor Subervi wrote:
> >
> > Obviously I'm sure. It created the file. But the file was blank. How can
> I
> > do a mysqldump in mysql itself?
> >
> As I said, I only got a blank file when the actual command itself
> failed.  How do you dump the MySQL database itself without using Python?
> Just run the 'mysqldump' command from the prompt.  Is that what you are
> asking?
> Are you running this on Windows?  What OS?  You do have the 'mysqldump'
> command available from the shell prompt and in your path, right?
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