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How to Rename the Database Name Without Exporting and Importing (Doc ID 1678164.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 17, 2021

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Customer needs to know how to rename a large database without having to dump and reload.

This procedure also works to change the case of a table from upper case to lower case, again without dump/reload of data.


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