Additional Dependencies

This importer requires the following additional libraries.

You may install the needed gems individually by running gem install GEM_NAME or install all of them with a single invocation:gem install mysql2 safe_yaml sequel


Sample snippet to invoke the importer:

jekyll-import textpattern --dbname DB --user USER --password PW --host HOST

Option <PARAM>Description
--dbname DB

Database name.

--user USER

Database user name.

--password PW

Database user’s password.

Default:  ''
--host HOST

Database host name.

Default:  'localhost'
Highlighted row(s) in table above indicate required options.

You will need to run the above from the parent directory of your _import folder. For example, if _import is located in /path/source/_import, you will need to run this code from /path/source. This importer will attempt to pull all entries that are live or sticky.