Forum: Ruby on Rails sql -> migrations ?

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JannaB (Guest)
on 2009-05-29 17:33
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Is there a way to take a db schema (say, as sql statements) and
reverse that back into files to use for migrations? how do you handle
legacy db's -- do you have to go and write the migration files
yourself from scratch? -Janna B.
Roy P. (Guest)
on 2009-05-30 03:28
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Try pointing your config/database.yml at your legacy db & run 'rake
db:schema:dump'.  That should dump the current schema out to
db/schema.rb.

HTH,

-Roy
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