Migrate HSQL db to Mysql

Hi

I am having issues to migate HSQL db to Mysql using the Mysql Workbench 5.2 CE. On the Source target there is no option to select HSQL db..any help?

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The Switching Databases documentation may help.

Will do that but how do i connect mysql db through Jira?

Run the script in JIRA_INSTALL_DIR/bin/config.bat and you'll find the database connection in the Database tab.

Hi! I have deleted the config file under jira folder and was able to get back to Setup screen. So i have managed to configure Mysql database, thanks

Hi Tshepo

Since the structure from both database system are different, believe that the best approach would be:

1. Create a XML backup from HSQL instance

2. Import it into a MYSQL instancehehehe

Also, if you're trying to import a few number of ticket, perhaps you should try to do it by a CSV file. For further details about that, please use the following link as your guideline:

https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA/Exporting+Search+Results+to+Microsoft+Excel

Cheers,

Paulo Renato

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