[freetds] Please help with my script

Stuart Coupe stuart.coupe at easysoft.com
Fri May 23 12:01:27 EDT 2003


Try removing the "while (...) { print .... } loop."
This is fetching to the end of the results set, so when you 
come to the insert part there are no remaining rows in
your results set.

cheers,
Stuart.

On Fri, 2003-05-23 at 16:26, Scott Antonivich wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> I am trying (unsuccessfully) to extract data from a mssql7 database to a
> mysql database. The database is over 10,000 records and each record contains
> a OLE .jpg blob.
> 
> Basically, I am having problems importing the data. My script is below...
> 
> 
> #!/usr/bin/perl
> 
>  use DBI;
>  $ENV{'SYBASE'} = '/usr/';
>  $dbh = DBI->connect('dbi:Sybase:server=XXX', 'XXX', 'XXX')
>       or die 'connect';
> 
> $dbh->do("use mlsnhsql");
> 
> $sth = $dbh->prepare('select * from idxmls1') or die 'prepare';
> $sth->execute or die 'execute';
> 
> while (@data = $sth->fetchrow_array) {
>     print "$data[0] $data[1] $data[2] $data[3] $data[4] $data[5] $data[6]
> $data[7] $data[8] $data[9] $data[10] $data[11] $data[12] $data[13] $data[14]
> $data[15] $data[16] $data[17] $data[18] $data[19] $data[20] $data[21]
> $data[22] $data[23] $data[24] $data[25] $data[26] $data[27] $data[28]
> $data[29] $data[30] $data[31] $data[32] $data[33] $data[34] $data[35]
> $data[36] $data[37] $data[38] $data[39] $data[40] $data[41] $data[42]
> $data[43] $data[44] $data[45] $data[46] $data[47] $data[48] $data[49]
> $data[50] $data[51] $data[52] $data[53] $data[54]\n"; # the first few fields
> }
> 
> $database="XXX";
> $user="XXX";
> $password="XXX";
> 
> $dbh2 = DBI->connect("DBI:mysql:$database", $user, $password);
> 
> while (@data = $sth->fetchrow_array){
> 	$statement = "INSERT into residential ('Id', 'bath_level', 'bath3_4_level',
> 'baths', 'baths3_4', 'bd1_size', 'bd2_size', 'bd3_size', 'bd4_size',
> 'bedrooms', 'book', 'color', 'den_size', 'dr_size', 'elem_school',
> 'flood_zone', 'found_size', 'fr_size', 'frontage', 'glaag', 'glaaga',
> 'glaagb', 'high_school', 'kt_size', 'lav_level', 'lavs', 'list_price',
> 'lister_agent_name', 'lister_office_name', 'lot', 'lot_size_acres',
> 'lr_size', 'map', 'midl_school', 'nof_cars', 'ot_size', 'page', 'parking',
> 'remark1', 'rooms', 'school_district', 'seasonal', 'status', 'surveyed',
> 'tax_years', 'taxes', 'town', 'water_body', 'water_frontage', 'year_built',
> 'mls_zone', 'mod_date_time', 'p_mod_date_time', 'features', 'medium_photo')
> values ($data[0], $data[1], $data[2], $data[3], $data[4], $data[5],
> $data[6], $data[7], $data[8], $data[9], $data[10], $data[11], $data[12],
> $data[13], $data[14], $data[15], $data[16], $data[17], $data[18], $data[19],
> $data[20], $data[21], $data[22], $data[23], $data!
> ![24], $data[25],  $data[26], $data[27], $data[28], $data[29], $data[30],
> $data[31], $data[32], $data[33], $data[34], $data[35], $data[36],
> $data[37], $data[38], $data[39], $data[40], $data[41], $data[42], $data[43],
> $data[44], $data[45], $data[46], $data[47], $data[48], $data[49], $data[50],
> $data[51], $data[52], $data[53], $data[54])";
> 	$sth2 = $dbh2->prepare($statement)
> 	    or die "Can't prepare $statement: $dbh->errstr\n";
> 	$sth2->execute || die 'execute2';
> }
> 
> $sth->finish;
> $dbh->disconnect;
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
> When I execute the script...it *seems* to be working....however, no data
> gets imported and no error messages. Any ideas on what I could be doing
> wrong? Anything you see that can be done to improove this script?
> 
> Thanks
> 
> 
> Scott
> 
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