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CREATE TABLE `a_images` (
  `a_images_id` int(11) NOT NULL auto_increment,
  `profile_id` varchar(20) default NULL,
  `image_name` varchar(100) default NULL,
  `image_url` varchar(200) default NULL,
  PRIMARY KEY  (`a_images_id`)
) ENGINE=MyISAM AUTO_INCREMENT=88 DEFAULT CHARSET=utf8;


insert into table
...

...


CREATE TABLE `a_images2` (
  `a_images_id` int(11) NOT NULL auto_increment,
  `profile_id` varchar(20) default NULL,
  `image_name` varchar(100) default NULL,
  `image_url` varchar(200) default NULL,
  PRIMARY KEY  (`a_images_id`)
) ENGINE=MyISAM AUTO_INCREMENT=88 DEFAULT CHARSET=utf8;


insert
...
...
...

CREATE TABLE `a_images3` (
  `a_images_id` int(11) NOT NULL auto_increment,
  `profile_id` varchar(20) default NULL,
  `image_name` varchar(100) default NULL,
  `image_url` varchar(200) default NULL,
  PRIMARY KEY  (`a_images_id`)
) ENGINE=MyISAM AUTO_INCREMENT=88 DEFAULT CHARSET=utf8;

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this is a mysql dump file

using php please echo
only the create statements
beginning with
CREATE TABLE
and ending with
;
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Question by:rgb192
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by:gr8gonzo
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<?php
$src = file_get_contents("yourdumpfile.sql");

preg_match_all("/CREATE TABLE [^;]+;/",$src,$matches);

print_r($matches[0]); // $matches[0] will have the statements.

?>
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by:Ray Paseur
ID: 39751236
I'm pretty sure @gr8gonzo has a good REGEX there, but I also wonder about the usefulness of the programmatic solution.  It took me less than 30 seconds to do it all by hand in my text editor.  See number 1205.

CREATE TABLE `a_images` (
  `a_images_id` int(11) NOT NULL auto_increment,
  `profile_id` varchar(20) default NULL,
  `image_name` varchar(100) default NULL,
  `image_url` varchar(200) default NULL,
  PRIMARY KEY  (`a_images_id`)
) ENGINE=MyISAM AUTO_INCREMENT=88 DEFAULT CHARSET=utf8;
CREATE TABLE `a_images2` (
  `a_images_id` int(11) NOT NULL auto_increment,
  `profile_id` varchar(20) default NULL,
  `image_name` varchar(100) default NULL,
  `image_url` varchar(200) default NULL,
  PRIMARY KEY  (`a_images_id`)
) ENGINE=MyISAM AUTO_INCREMENT=88 DEFAULT CHARSET=utf8;
CREATE TABLE `a_images3` (
  `a_images_id` int(11) NOT NULL auto_increment,
  `profile_id` varchar(20) default NULL,
  `image_name` varchar(100) default NULL,
  `image_url` varchar(200) default NULL,
  PRIMARY KEY  (`a_images_id`)
) ENGINE=MyISAM AUTO_INCREMENT=88 DEFAULT CHARSET=utf8;

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by:rgb192
ID: 39754220
I understand Ray's link, but  gr8gonzo code appears to work in every mysql dump file so I can reuse many times



 gr8gonzo:
how to echo
without
[0]=>
[1]=>
[2]=>
[3]=>

so i can copy paste into my mysql query editor
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gr8gonzo earned 500 total points
ID: 39754232
Just do a foreach loop and dump the values:

foreach($matches[0] as $query)
{
  echo $query . "\n\n";
}
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by:rgb192
ID: 39755494
this code works to show all my table creates

thanks
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