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If I have a MySQL database with some tables where one have a BLOB column, It is possible to export the whole database excluding the BLOB fields? If not, could you suggest a solution to work-around it?

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is the answer by Mahesh satisfying? –  ypercube Aug 17 '12 at 18:37

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mysqldbexport utility does this, I have myself not tried though, It has --skip-blobs which prevents exporting of blob data. For more information refer this:


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