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Truncate all tables in a MySQL database

To truncate (not dropping, truncating only deletes all table rows) all tables in a MySQL database, run this command and replace <database name> with the name of the database that should be truncated:

mysql -Nse 'show tables' <database name> | while read table; do mysql -e "truncate table $table" <database name>; done


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