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Re^2: DBI search for forward slash

by luxs (Beadle)
on Nov 08, 2020 at 07:27 UTC ( [id://11123485] : note . print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: DBI search for forward slash
in thread DBI search for forward slash

Yes, phpMyAdmin returns proper line with this request. I'm using MySql with MyISAM storage.

I can find in this table any string with one slash at the begining, but not in the middle of the string.

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Re^3: DBI search for forward slash
by Corion (Patriarch) on Nov 08, 2020 at 08:08 UTC

    But = only compares for identity. You want LIKE, and you want the % placeholder:

    SELECT * FROM `texts` WHERE `string` LIKE '%/a/b/c%'

    ... or, with placeholders:

    SELECT * FROM `texts` WHERE `string` LIKE ?

    (and then in the ->execute() call, add the placeholders to your search string)

      LIKE is fail as well