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In web2py you can backup/restore an entire database, across database engine, from the shell with two command: - have a model that connects to the sqliite db - run `python web2py -S yourapp -M` - in the shell type `db.export_to_csv_file(open('somefile.csv','wb'))` - quit, edit the model to connect to the other db instead - from the shell type `python web2py -S yourapp -M` - in the shell type `db.import_from_csv_file(open('somefile.csv','rb'))` Done. Id's may be different but references will be preserved and will not be broken. Requires web2py 1.64.4 #Caveats and UUID When importing the new records will be appended to the database if this is not empty. If a table contains a field called "uuid", this field will be used to identify duplicates and an imported record has the same "uuid" as an existing record the previous record is updated.
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