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Re^2: sql queries updation improper

by Tobin Cataldo (Monk)
on Jul 16, 2007 at 13:00 UTC ( #626835=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

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The OP said that cid is autoincremented. With MySQL you don't have to handle an autoincremented column.

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Re^3: sql queries updation improper
by derby (Abbot) on Jul 16, 2007 at 13:58 UTC

    Autoincrementing happens on the insert, not the update. There's not enough info in the OP but cid is either the primary key or part of a compound key and it needs to be part of the update sql. (sigh ... I need to remove *master of subtlety* from my CV).

Re^3: sql queries updation improper
by spatterson (Monk) on Jul 17, 2007 at 15:39 UTC
    This is where DBI]'s last_insert_id comes in handy ... oh, thats only in DBD::Pg but you can always select the highest id immediately after inserting a record.

    just another cpan module author

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