I am new to mysql. i am using the database dvd in my windows xp machine. i tried the following command in the mysql prompt but everything created error. So i got doubt whether it should be executed in this mysql propmpt or in the command prompt. This is urgent for me. So if you find the result please dont hesitate to reply me.


Enter password: ********
Welcome to the MySQL monitor. Commands end with ; or \g.
Your MySQL connection id is 306 to server version: 5.0.18-nt

Type 'help;' or '\h' for help. Type '\c' to clear the buffer.

mysql> use dvd
Database changed
mysql> mysqldump dvd>c:\mysqldump\backupfile.sql
ERROR:
Unknown command '\m'.
ERROR:
Unknown command '\b'.
-> ;
ERROR 1064 (42000): You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that
corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right syntax to use near 'mysql
dump dvd>c:\mysqldump\backupfile.sql' at line 1
mysql> mysqldump dvd>backupfile.sql
-> ;
ERROR 1064 (42000): You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that
corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right syntax to use near 'mysql
dump dvd>backupfile.sql' at line 1
mysql> mysqldump -u root -p autoraja dvd>backup.sql
-> mysqldump -u admin -p admin accounts>accounts.sql
-> ;
ERROR 1064 (42000): You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that
corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right syntax to use near 'mysql
dump -u root -p autoraja dvd>backup.sql
mysqldump -u admin -p admin account' at line 1
mysql>