copy mysql database structure only

MySql export schema without data

  1. Login to DB server
  2. Run the below command to take backup of schema of database without data.

# mysqldump -u root –p  -d olddb > backup.sql


# mysqldump -u root -p –no-data dbname > schema.sql



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  • March 26, 2016 at 1:47 pm

    mysqldump -u root -p dbname -d > schema.sql


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