mysqldump worked fine just yesterday. Today I tried to dump a database and got this error message
mysqldump: unknown option '--:q'
Nothing helps, I checked all the parameters, runned "mysqldump -h", "mysqldump" without options - always the same result.
I suppose the executable is corrupted in some way or .. I really don't know. I think maybe I should try to reinstall the mysqldump but I`m not sure how to do it without breaking the currently working mysql server to stop.
Console mysql client is working fine. MySql version is 5.1.54-1. The server is Ubuntu 11.04