MySQL schema sync or diff

Chris Angelico rosuav at gmail.com
Thu Jan 5 18:46:17 EST 2017


On Thu, Jan 5, 2017 at 11:02 AM, Charles Heizer <ceh329 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have a MySQL database that is not managed (yet) and I would like to get an output or diff against my new model file. I'm using flask-sqlalchemy.
>
> Are there any modules that would help me discover the differences so that I can script a migration to begin using flask-migrate?

I'm not specifically aware of any such tool per se, but what you may
want to consider is a tool for generating models from existing tables.
Then you could diff the generated models against your hand-made ones,
and build your migrations from that. Expect a ton of noise, though.

ChrisA


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