clone database mysql code example

Example 1: mariadb clone database to another name

// if you didnt create the target db, do it:
mysql -u your_user -p

> CREATE DATABASE the_db_cloned_name;

// then check if it is created and so you're ready to proceed
mysqldump -u your_user -p the_db_name > /directory/file_name.sql
mysql -u your_user -p the_db_cloned_name < /directory/file_name.sql

Example 2: copy database mysql

mysqldump -u root -p db_caweb | mysql -u root -p root db_caweb_23012021;


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