MySQL 5.1.73 to 5.6.17 structure + data export

All we need is an easy explanation of the problem, so here it is.

Are there any known issues to export structure and data from MySQL 5.1.73 to 5.6.17? Nothing fancy and to export-import user will use phpMyAdmin.


How to solve :

I know you bored from this bug, So we are here to help you! Take a deep breath and look at the explanation of your problem. We have many solutions to this problem, But we recommend you to use the first method because it is tested & true method that will 100% work for you.

Method 1

Should be binary compatible, but I would ALWAYS use mysqldump. See here (options not always optimal) and here (phpMyAdmin can’t handle large dbs) for why. See here and here for how. And let’s not forget the docco!

Note: Use and implement method 1 because this method fully tested our system.
Thank you 🙂

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