[typo] MySQL database... exists or not?
hal9000 at hypermetrics.com
Mon Jun 12 18:21:30 EDT 2006
OK, I did a 'drop database'... it seemed to work.
Should I have dropped all the tables first??
Anyway, if I try to drop it again, it tells me
it can't drop it, it doesn't exist.
If I try to restore my database (which first of all
does a 'create database') it tells me it can't
create it, it already exists.
[root at www typo]# mysql
Welcome to the MySQL monitor. Commands end with ; or \g.
Your MySQL connection id is 32 to server version: 4.1.13-standard
Type 'help;' or '\h' for help. Type '\c' to clear the buffer.
mysql> drop database typo;
ERROR 1008: Can't drop database 'typo'; database doesn't exist
Query OK, 0 rows affected (0.00 sec)
[root at www typo]# mysql <backup3.out
ERROR 1007 at line 1: Can't create database 'TYPO'; database exists
[root at www typo]#
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