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I get a blank screen since i have installed the ATI graphic drivers. I tried a lot of things restore my laptop but all in vain. Only formatting seems to be the other option.

So i want to export my databases to a specified location i.e /media/mount/d using the terminal.

How do i do it ..please help me out.

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cd /media/mount/d
mysqldump -u {user} -p {database} > {database}.sql

and all you need to supply is the password for {user}.

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thanks a lot man u save my life – terminator Jul 13 '14 at 13:43

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