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Re: Copy entire file as one field

From: Ron Johnson <ron(dot)l(dot)johnson(at)cox(dot)net>
To: PgSQL Novice ML <pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: Copy entire file as one field
Date: 2002-11-28 02:26:45
Message-ID: 1038450405.24355.7.camel@haggis (view raw or flat)
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On Wed, 2002-11-27 at 18:40, Warren Massengill wrote:
> How can I copy several hundred small text files into a database, each file 
> going into a field called 'message' and becomming one record (with or 
> without other fields) using psql?

Don't know about psql, but you could use python or perl (heck, even C!)
to script it pretty easily.

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