Readers of this forum may find the following Perl script to be helpful as an example of a script which migrates FileMaker data (including images) to a MySQL database. By migrating to MySQL, FileMaker Pro databases can be economically hosted on the internet by ISPs which don't directly support FileMaker Pro database hosting. Migration to MySQL also provides improved scaleability and additional features such as transactions and replication.

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David Simpson
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