MySQL Workbench Schema Exporter for Propel 1

v3.1.2 2020-09-29 08:55 UTC

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Last update: 2021-11-29 02:23:20 UTC


This is an exporter to convert MySQL Workbench Models (*.mwb) to Propel 1 YAML and XML Schema.


  • PHP 5.4+
  • Composer to install the dependencies


php composer.phar require --dev mysql-workbench-schema-exporter/propel-exporter

This will install the exporter and also require mysql-workbench-schema-exporter.

You then can invoke the CLI script using vendor/bin/mysql-workbench-schema-export.

Formatter Setup Options

Additionally to the common options of mysql-workbench-schema-exporter these options are supported:

Propel 1.x XML Schema

Setup Options

  • namespace

    The table namespace.

  • addVendor

    Add mysql specific vendor info into the generated content.

    Default is false.

Propel 1.x YAML Schema

Setup Options

  • generateSimpleColumn

    If enabled, use simple column definition. Table columns considered as simple column are created_at and updated_at.

    Default is false.

  • package

    Model package.

    Default is lib.model.

Model Comment Behavior

  • {propel:allowPkInsert}true{/propel:allowPkInsert} (applied to Table)

    Allow primary key value insertion if its an auto increment column.

  • {propel:propel_behaviors}behavior{/propel:propel_behaviors} (applied to Table)

    Propel behaviors definition, written in YAML format.

    Example usage:

  • {propel:behaviors}behavior{/propel:behaviors} (applied to Table)

    Custom behaviors definition, written in YAML format.

Command Line Interface (CLI)

See documentation for mysql-workbench-schema-exporter