How to change blank to null when export into outfile?

select * into Outfile 'C:/Java/migrate_boaeft1.txt' fields terminated by "'" lines terminated by '#' from boaeft;


Above is my statement to output to an outfile, it works file, however if my table has an empty entry then I would get '' ( 2 single quotes)   is there a way I can export so when there is a blank, this will change the value to null or 0 so instead of having '', i would have 'null' or '0' ?
fylix0000Asked:
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NovaDenizenCommented:
You would have to specifically list all the fields you are dumping in your select statement.  If field4 is the field you want this behavior for:

select field1, field2, field3, if(length(field4) = 0, 'null', field4), field5, field6..... into Outfile...
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fylix0000Author Commented:
Thank you NovaDenizen  :),, quite simple yet I do not know how to come up with it.
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