Show all grants

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Useful when migrating. Point at source DB instance, retrieve grants using this script, pipe through the Add a semicolon in PERL script, and voila, recreate grants on destination instance.

 mysql --batch --skip-column-names -e "SELECT user, host FROM user" mysql 
) | while read user host 
  echo "# $user @ $host"
  mysql --batch --skip-column-names -e"SHOW GRANTS FOR '$user'@'$host'"