Migration MySQL to PostgreSQL

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Migration MySQL to PostgreSQL

Postby jprats » Mon Jul 09, 2007 11:45 pm

I'd like to migrate a MySQL database (with a lot of articles) to a PostgreSQL database. There's any tool to do such migration? Or just a SQL dump/import will work fine?

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Postby asmecher » Tue Jul 10, 2007 8:20 am

Hi Jordi,

There are a number of compatibility options that the mysqldump tool accepts; some combination of these should be PostgreSQL-compatible. You may need to fine-tune a few pieces of the SQL dump (e.g. column types / indexes), but I don't expect it will be complicated.

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