Solved

create statements from a mysql dump file

Posted on 2014-01-01
5
338 Views
Last Modified: 2014-01-03
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;

Open in new window



this is a mysql dump file

using php please echo
only the create statements
beginning with
CREATE TABLE
and ending with
;
0
Comment
Question by:rgb192
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 35

Expert Comment

by:gr8gonzo
ID: 39750567
<?php
$src = file_get_contents("yourdumpfile.sql");

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

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

?>
0
 
LVL 110

Expert Comment

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;

Open in new window

0
 

Author Comment

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
0
 
LVL 35

Accepted Solution

by:
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";
}
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:rgb192
ID: 39755494
this code works to show all my table creates

thanks
0

Featured Post

Secure Your WordPress Site: 5 Essential Approaches

WordPress is the web's most popular CMS, but its dominance also makes it a target for attackers. Our eBook will show you how to:

Prevent costly exploits of core and plugin vulnerabilities
Repel automated attacks
Lock down your dashboard, secure your code, and protect your users

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Author Note: Since this E-E article was originally written, years ago, formal testing has come into common use in the world of PHP.  PHPUnit (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PHPUnit) and similar technologies have enjoyed wide adoption, making it possib…
Password hashing is better than message digests or encryption, and you should be using it instead of message digests or encryption.  Find out why and how in this article, which supplements the original article on PHP Client Registration, Login, Logo…
Learn how to match and substitute tagged data using PHP regular expressions. Demonstrated on Windows 7, but also applies to other operating systems. Demonstrated technique applies to PHP (all versions) and Firefox, but very similar techniques will w…
The viewer will learn how to count occurrences of each item in an array.

615 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question