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Nut command / Database / database:import

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Nut's database:import command emport database records from a YAML or JSON file.


    php ./app/nut database:import [options]


Option Description
-f, --file[=FILE] A YAML or JSON file to use for import data. Must end with .yml, .yaml or .json
-d, --directory[=DIRECTORY] A source directory. YAML or JSON files generated by the export command will be parsed in order
--overwrite Allow overwriting of existing records


Importing records

$ php ./app/nut database:import --file=my-site-export.json --overwrite

 [WARNING] This command may overwrite or replace data in the current database.

 Are you sure you want to continue with the import (yes/no) [yes]:
 > y

 ! [NOTE] Processing:
 !        - Export date: [date-of-export here]
 !        - Bolt version: 3.7
 !        - Origin platform: sqlite

 ! [NOTE] Records imported

 * - 5 records for 'pages'

 [OK] Complete

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