Tag : MySQL
We recently had the need to move one of our Django app's back-end from MySQL to PostgreSQL. We wanted to try some of PgSQL's features in that particular context, and so far, we are quite pleased! Unfortunately the migration process was not as painless as we would have liked. At least, not until we found Philip Southam's cool py-mysql2pgsql tool.
Being an improved port of Max Lapshin's ruby-written mysql2pgsql, py-mysql2pgsql allows you to connect to a MySQL database and dump it's contents into a PostgreSQL compatible dump file or directly pipe it into and already ...