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How do you drop all the tables in a mysql database with SSH?
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# mysqldump -u[USERNAME] -p[PASSWORD] --add-drop-table --no-data [DATABASE] | grep ^DROP | mysql -u[USERNAME] -p[PASSWORD] [DATABASE]

Or just drop and recreate the database, although then you'd loose all existing settings like charactersets, collation and permissions.
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