I tried importing my yyy.sql file ( a large file) into xxx database through wampserver. I copied yyy.sql file to C: drive and through mysql console
mysql> use xxx
when I execute these commands it seems its reading each row.
after that it gives
and when I check the xxx database it's showing empty.
Option 1; PHPMyAdmin
1. left click wamp -> phpmyadmin 2. select database then click import (top right) 3. locate the database and click go.
Option 2; Using the command line.
The easiest way to import a sql file into a database in WAMP, using command line is as follows:
1. Open Command Prompt (CMD - DOS) get into the mysql folder, which in my case works like this C:\> cd C:\wamp\bin\mysql\mysql5.0.51b\bin 2. Then use this command to fire up MySQL This line basically connects you to the mysql database of your choice. (-p for password if you have one) C:\wamp\bin\mysql\mysql5.0.51b\bin> mysql.exe -use databasename -u username -p 3. To make things easier, copy the SQL file into the same folder as mysql.exe, and then run this mysql> source myfilename.sql;