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Old 09-29-2004, 05:24 AM   #1
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write an update query in shell prompt to update the database in sqlserver


mysql -e 'UPDATE JALALARM SET utime = '2004-09-27 18:00:00' where sdate < '2004-03-15 18:00:00' ' -u root -pmysql tgc..
does not execute
 
Old 09-29-2004, 07:24 AM   #2
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you have a '<' in there. thats a special shell character, it means redirect standard input. you need to escape it like this: '\<'
 
Old 09-29-2004, 07:27 AM   #3
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it does not give any error but prompt with the man page of mysql
 
  


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