View Full Version : Want to restore db,upload the .sql file to new host using ftp, using ASCII or binary?

09-21-2010, 12:29 PM
guys i want to move to another host, i already backup the mysql using ssh and get the .sql file, downloading to computer, and i want to uploading to new host using ftp and restore it there using ssh too

my question is in uploading to new host using ftp part, do i need using ASCII mode or binary mode when uploading the .sql file?

09-21-2010, 03:26 PM
Won't matter, .SQL is a plain text instruction files with inserts and creates. So I'd just upload it in either auto detect or ascii.