The import of data is the automated or semi-automated input of data sets between different software applications.

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Is there a way to specify the initial size of MySQL File-Per-Table Tablespaces?

Preparing for massive data import into a MySQL 5.7 community instance, I'd like to know if there is a way to allocate upfront the total amount of space that will be used by the volume of information? ...
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Line-breaks in Text column of CSV file

I have come across an awkward situation where I have got CSV files with | as the column delimiter. In these files, I don't have Text column qualifier. (i.e. "). My problem is when I am importing these ...
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PhpMyAdmin Import Error-MySQL server has gone away/Unrecognized Keyword

So I've exported a MySQL database from PHPMyAdmin (which I access from within IIS Express on a Windows 8 machine) and I'm trying to import this database onto another machine, however on that machine I ...
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Mysql (percona-server 5.5) completely stalls during import (myloader)

While configuring our new servers (IBM X3650M4, 2x Intel Xeon E5-2620, 64G RAM, RAID 10 (4x 240G SSD)) we bumped into a strange problem. We're trying to import dumps (mydumper) from our (old) ...
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In SQL Server, are there any other options of data Import and Export

I've been working with SQL Server since SQL Server 7. So I know about BCP, Bulk insert, openrowset and SSIS. My question is a simple one: Do you know of any other ways to Import/Export data using ...
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SSIS Guarantee that all data will be moved to target when running data flows in parallel

My package has the following two tasks which run in parallel. DF - Move source data to target loads a copy of all source data to target via OLEDB Dest - Target and also loads a copy of source PK ...
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Efficient import of 1 million SQL files in Postgresql

I have a huge problem. I have 1 million SQL files varying in size from 9KB to 3MB that I need to import into one table very quickly. The files represent hundreds of billions of rows. Is there a ...
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Whats the best and fast way to import a huge DBF file to a Postgres in Windows?

I have some huge DBF files (about 35 GB) to import to Postgres. Whats the best and fast way to do it? OBS: I have 300 GB of free disk space and 8 GB RAM.
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Import quoted CSV

I have a set of quoted CSV files, which I need to import into SQL Server. Files look like this: "ColA","ColB","ColC" "12345","John Smith","-75.33" "12356","Jane Doe","43.12" BCP and BULK INSERT ...
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MySQL Export not possible to import due to ERROR 1064

we are currently in the progress of moving from MySQL to PG. To do so we are in the progress of setting up a test environment for our database operations. The process is rather simple: We have ...
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Mysql dump import shows error 1556 (HY000) “you can't use locks with log tables”

I'm trying to setup a replication slave for an existent MySQL server. Therefore I dumped all data from the master like this: mysqldump --skip-lock-tables --single-transaction --flush-logs --hex-blob -...
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Can I do an impdp with a file on my local computer

I was given a dump file which is currently on my local computer. I want to import this to our Oracle 11G DB which is hosted on a server. Do I need to move this file to the server to do the impdp or ...
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Import XML files into SQL Server 2012

Every Friday I have to import a couple (sometimes more than 300) of XML files into 2 tables. The structure of one of the tables, R000000, looks like this: R00000010 | R00000020 | R00000030 | ...
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After Insert Trigger never fires using Import Wizard

Using Import Wizard I tried importing tables tcc_Block and PROJECT_IDENTITY. These 2 table structures already exist in SQL Server and they are related with ProjectID columns. PROJECT_IDENTITY has ...
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Migrating database from old software to new software

I am a young web developer and I am facing a problem I cannot solve on my own and need some help and/or orientation. My client has an agenda (Lotus), which is a very old software, and I have ...
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mongoimport error - Failed: error connecting to db server: no reachable servers

I am currently trying to learn mongodb and I am having trouble finding a solution for this problem. When I run a mongoimport command it I get the following error: ~ mongoimport --host localhost --...
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Import sql structure from sql file which has data

I have a giant sql file that I created from my working server, but have had to shut that server down. I'm trying to import the sql into my test server (very small). I just want to import the table ...
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SQL Server 2014 Import Wizard missing data source option

I have already run the upsizing wizard from my production Access 2010 .accdb database to create all the table structures and move the data on to our new SQL Server 2014. This included adding some PKs ...
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Mysqlimport very slow when importing two smaller files

I am trying to import a large file, it was really big and it did not seem to be working so I broke it into pieces. The first piece takes 2 minutes, and the second one takes almost an hour!!! How can ...
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Fastest way to sync (or keep import) 3.5TB data from hadoop to sharded mongodb cluster

There are 3.5TB data in our hadoop cluster(yes on hdfs). And we have newly built a sharded mongodb cluster(the latest 3.x) with 3 mongos, 3 configdb and 3 shards(each shard has 1 primary and 2 ...
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Are expdp/impdp commands appropriate for daily schema sync?

I've done following comands: expdp system/password@localdb ^ schemas=SCH directory=dumps_dir dumpfile=SCH_%date%.dmp logfile=expdpSCH_%date%.log It runs great, without errors. But when I use ...
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many csv file loading using bash script

#!/bin/bash # show commands being executed, per debug #set -x # define database connectivity _db="mydata" _db_user="root" _db_password="123" # define directory containing CSV files _csv_directory="/...
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MySQL: Automated reinstall, export + import all, for a fresh start?

I have the suspiction that my MySQL installation and all databases are somehow borked. For a fresh start, I would like to create dumps from all the databases, uninstall MySQL, delete the data in /var/...
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Import (flat file) into SQL Server

I've seen a couple of questions about the subject backfiring so I'll try to be specific about my concern... I have an old (MS Access) frontend I'm trying to rebuild and I left the part that troubles ...
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Fastest way to do bulk import in MYSQL

I have got a question about the fastest way to copy a large number of records (around 10 million) from 1 table to another in MySQL. The target table has 1 primary key, 4 indexes and 3 foreign key ...
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How to know imdp size?

I have a dump file using expdp with compression (oracle version >= 11g). Before running impdp I want to check if there is enough space on the machine but it seems as there is no parameter in the impdp ...
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MySQL Import Super Slow

I'm running MySQL on a HyperV virtual machine. The host has 384Gb of RAM and is nowhere near being fully committed. I've tried giving the VM 128G of RAM and 8 CPU and I've tried 2 CPU's and 32GB of ...
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Import data from one Database to another script

As part of a data migration I would like to script a data transfer from the existing to a new database. I used to do this with DTS on older versions of MS SQL. I am currently using SQL 2012. Note the ...
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Import CSV to MySQL with long text fields

I'm trying to import a CSV file (';' separated) to a MySQL table. Normaly, I use a SQL like: LOAD DATA LOCAL INFILE 'local-path/file.csv' INTO TABLE tmp_table CHARACTER SET latin1 FIELDS TERMINATED ...
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Import a sample database into SQL Server on AWS RDS free tier

I asked this on stack overflow but someone there suggested I try here as I might get better answers. So here goes... I'm signed up to Amazon Web Service (AWS) free tier, which allows you to run some ...
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Oracle - restore a single table

In a large database, an activity was performed to upload the data. Due to some mistake, a month's data was entered again, which was left in the temp holding table. So, to cover this up, we took dump ...
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Is there any way to set the default data source for the SQL Server Import and Export Wizard?

When I launch the SQL Server Import and Export Wizard for SQL Server 2014, the selection in the Data source drop-down defaults to .Net Framework Data Provider for ODBC. This happens regardless of ...
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.dmp file generating problem on oracle

I have a server windows2003 with oracle 10g and developer 6i. My experience is when I install developer 6i first and then install database 10g then .dmp file generate perfectly using imp or exp. but ...
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Unique constraint error Oracle

I have two databases - one is 11g and another 12c. 12c db has the exact data of 11g (expdp/impdp). Now I'm facing an error in one of the tables with unique constraint error. I have checked the ...
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Pausing the import of an SQL file in Postgresql?

I am currently importing a large database (6 - 7 GB's) into my postgresql on Ubuntu. It's taking sometime to do. A problem has come up where I need to physically relocate the laptop the postgresql is ...
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How can I inform myself that an automatic SQL Server process has worked?

I have a Windows batch file which extracts some data from a remote system and then imports it into an instance of MS SQL Server 2014. The batch file runs SQLCMD and uses SQL files to bulk insert from ...
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Is dmp file suitable despite ORA-01555 'snapshop too old' warnings?

Well, the title of the question is self-explanatory. Export finished successfully with warnings. Log shows several ORA-01555 snapshot too old errors. - Is it OK to use that dmp file to perform an ...
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HeidiSQL: Import CSV

A few lines of my CSV: "id","date","date_","pow","ene","reac" "ES0134000563024539AM0F","2013-05-02","2013-06-05","62","43","43" "ES0134000573024539AM0F","2013-05-02","2013-06-05","62","43","43" "...
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Is my import still committing?

I'm importing around 9 million rows into my MySQL DB using the following command: SET autocommit=0; SOURCE my_import.sql; COMMIT; The command line is no longer outputting lines of Query OK, X rows ...
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Operation failed with exitcode 1 - while importing from a dump folder

I'm new to dbs and I'm trying to learn how a certain db works. They gave me a dump folder to play with it but, after setting up a connection (works), while trying to import, I get this annoying ...
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How to import export.sql in sql developer?

In SQL Developer, from the top menu choose Tools > Data Export. This launches the Data Export wizard. So that is export. It creatres export.sql file. Now how to do import ? I am usgin SqlDeveloper ...
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Sending a database dump

Quite new to db admin here and I have a quick question. I am collaborating with another colleague off site and they would like me to send them a dump of our (1.5GB sql db) database via email as they ...
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Importing CSV's into MySQL(5.6) tables leaves date fields as 0000-00-00

During the import from a CSV file created from an MS Access table into a MySQL table it converts all date fields in the csv into 0000-00-00. I use the following Load Data command for the import. ...
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How can I import latitude and longitude data into a database using Mysql Workbench?

I am currently trying to get some latitude and longitude data to import into a database using the data import wizard in mysql workbench. the problem is that the floating point values that get ...
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Can I remove “/*!50100 PARTITION BY HASH…” to success with import?

I'm trying to import a database and get this message (Swedish lang phpMyadmin): As you see, I get the message: #1064 - You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that corresponds ...
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How do I determine the appropriate size for my tablespace when importing a .dmp file?

I have a 14g DMP file. How large should I size my tablespace to import it into an Oracle 11g database?
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Can we reuse a .dmp file(expdp) to perform import using data pump utility

I'm an accidental DBA. We use Oracle 11g database. I had to do a database refresh in the test environment. I created a .dmp file using expdp command and performed an import using impdp command a week ...
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Trying to phpMyAdmin import a database with a different name

I've been searching for answers and couldn't find anything suited for my exact situation : I have a magento website and i'm trying to "duplicate" the website into another one selling other types of ...
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Are there any risks on using 'single-transaction' and 'extended-insert' on mysqldump?

I'm new in db administration and I've looked for a faster import of a mysqldump. I had a db with about 1.1 million rows and mostly InnoDB tables and wanted this to import on a managed server. Before ...
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doing a insert while selecting an specific user

I'm importing and legacy database to a new database, and changing data format. In this legacy database, I have data as following: Interaction id: 5458d717cd07870859000004 user_id: ...