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Re: Copying data from one table of one database to other table f other database

From: Jasen Betts <jasen(at)xnet(dot)co(dot)nz>
To: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Copying data from one table of one database to other table f other database
Date: 2009-04-28 13:05:12
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On 2009-04-27, Preetam Palwe <preetamp(at)aftek(dot)com> wrote:
> This is a multi-part message in MIME format.

> Hello all
>
>                 I want to copy the data from one table to other table.
> These tables reside in two different databases.
>
> I am thinking of using following query=20
>
>
> insert into table2 (select * from table1)
>
>
> but the problem is how can I specify the database name?

you can't



you can do this however:

 psql -c " copy (select * from table1) to stdout " database1 | psql -c " copy table2 from stdin " database2


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