How to convert MySQL to Ingres

Full Convert is designed for ease of use and reliability to make sure you get your job done as quickly and as simply as possible.

Source database is known as MyISAM, InnoDB (related files: frm, myd, myi).

Making migration easy for you

Full Convert is a fully self-tuning software. Your migration will work as expected without you needing to adjust anything.

Data types are different in Ingres compared to the source MySQL. We automatically adjust them as we copy the tables so you don't have to worry about it. You can adjust the mapping rules if you wish to change the following defaults:

  • bigint unsigned bigint
  • binary byte
  • bit boolean
  • blob long byte
  • datetime ingresdate
  • double float
  • enum varchar(255)
  • float real
  • int integer
  • int unsigned bigint
  • json long nvarchar
  • longblob long byte
  • longtext long varchar
  • mediumblob long byte
  • mediumint integer
  • mediumint unsigned integer
  • mediumtext long varchar
  • nvarchar long nvarchar (if precision > 16000)
  • set varchar(255)
  • smallint unsigned integer
  • text long varchar
  • tinyblob long byte
  • tinyint unsigned smallint
  • tinytext long varchar
  • varbinary byte var
  • varchar long varchar (if precision > 32000)
  • year integer

Full Convert migration in 4 easy steps

1.
MySQL connection

Connection to MySQL

We will choose MySQL from the source database engines list. As our MySQL server is on the local machine and we have full privileges, we will simply choose a database from the dropdown menu.

2.

Connection to Ingres

We will select Ingres from the drop down and fill out the connection parameters.

Ingres connection
3.

Start the conversion

All source tables are selected for conversion by default. In case you only need some tables, simply deselect the ones you don't need - or deselect all, then select just the tables you do need. Click the Copy your database button to get started.

4.

Conversion

Conversion is highly-optimized to run as fast as possible, yet provides top-notch reliability. Huge tables are converted in small chunks at a time, preserving memory and ensuring that your computer stays fast and responsive.

Data copying from source to target
Target database browser

Data is now in the target database

Use our built-in database browser to examine the copied data. Of course, you can also examine the conversion in detail and see in-depth information for each table.

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