MySQL Shell 8.0  /  MySQL Shell Utilities

Chapter 5 MySQL Shell Utilities

MySQL Shell includes utilities for working with MySQL. To access the utilities from within MySQL Shell, use the util global object, which provides the following functions:

checkForServerUpgrade()

An upgrade checker utility that enables you to verify whether MySQL server instances are ready for upgrade.

importJSON()

A JSON import utility that enables you to import JSON documents to a MySQL Server collection or table.