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  1. Yes i was doing it from the command prompt. What i just did is: got a copy of the time_zone .frm .MYD .MYI files fully populated and manually replaced the files from /Applications/MAMP/db/mysql/mysql Completely unortodox but when i run 'SELECT COUNT(*) FROM mysql.time_zone_name; ' as a test, i get " COUNT(*)546 " , so it seems that the trick worked.
  2. I did read your post on that and followed your advice by removing the +VERSION file, before i asked for help. Still nothing happened. I think my problem is i have zend framework on my computer, Zend have a copy of MySQL on their package, of course that copy of Mysql have a Mysql database with time_zone tables on it. Do you think that could be the reason of the conflict?? By the way thank you for the help.
  3. Hi, I hope someone can help me, i am going crazy. I am trying to populate the time zone tables, but everytime i try i get the same error message: ERROR 1064 (42000): You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right syntax to use near './mysql_tzinfo_to_sql /usr/share/zoneinfo | /Applications/MAMP/Library/bin/mysql' at line 1 Now, i had read the MySQL manual several times, and tried: mysql_tzinfo_to_sql /usr/share/zoneinfo | mysql -u root mysql; somebody suggested using this variation since i am using MAMP: ./mysql_tzinfo_to_sql /usr/share/zoneinfo | /Applications/MAMP/Library/bin/mysql -p -u root mysql; or this one: ./mysql_tzinfo_to_sql /usr/share/zoneinfo | ./mysql -p -u root mysql i get the same ERROR 1064 message. I had check the path to the folders and i am sure is correct, AM I MISSING SOMETHING? Thanks in advance for any help MySQL version 5.5.9 Mac 10.5.8
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