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How to trans data from btrieve to Mysql?

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I am writing a Visual Basic application. My boss went me trans data from a old btrieve database to a Mysql server. However, he doesn't want to use any third-party software and DSN. He just want me to use code to do that. How I can finish my job? Please help me.
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If you export a normal ASCII file from your btrive DB then you can use the Mysqlimport utility to reimport it into MySQL
Move the ASCII file on the server
The syntax is (from command prompt):


mysqlimport -L --fields-enclosed-by= --fields-terminated-by= databasename text_file_path_and_name


Bye


Qatqat
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