[thelist] MySQL export for non-technical client

Joel Canfield joel at spinhead.com
Sat Oct 19 23:39:01 CDT 2002

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> HTML mail, Joel?  Surely not... :-)

No, Outlook/Exchange's version of 'plain text' - I'd blame the ISP, but I
host my own mail. Time for the magic configurator . . .

> % What's the simplest way for a non-technical client to
> obtain the % contents of % a MySQL database? The only option
> I can see is screen scraping, since they % can display the
> entire contents on a web page.
> You could open port 3306 to their office and let
> them use the ODBC-Mysql connector for Windows to
> pull it into Access.

Yummy. Sounds like the scoop to me.



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