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Old 05-18-2004, 04:13 AM   #1
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mysql syntax question

Hi all,

Ive got this database "test.12", but i can't drop it because it contains a "."
Anyone knows how to do this?

ERROR 1064: You have an error in your SQL syntax near '.1' at line 1
Old 05-18-2004, 06:30 AM   #2
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You've tried with single quotes as well?

mysql > DROP 'test.12'

If that doesn't work, you can always manually remove the database from /var/lib/mysql but that's not recommended.


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