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I am trying to use MySQL federated tables. The problem is that the documentation specified at says that a federated table should be created using the following format for the CONNECTION parameter:




The problem is that the table I am trying to connect to has non-standard characters in it and I cannot find the proper way to scape them in the connections tring.

For example, a table named `Table (one)` . Which has the space and the parenthesis, requiring backticks surrounding it inside any SQL code.

Anyone know the proper way to do this?

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I know this answer is a bit late, and I don't even know if it will work, but since the connection string is a URL, can you escape it the way you would a URL? i.e. Table%20%28one%29

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