Import big sql file to remote MySQL host

Posted: 07/11/2013 in MySQL
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I wanted to import a big sql file to a remote Mysql Host. The phpmyadmin wasn’t very friendly because the max upload file size supported was 15mb. So i used the following

mysql -h remote.mysql.host.or.ip -u YOURUSERNAME -p YOURDATABASENAME < YOUR_FILE.SQL

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