On Fri, 17 May 2002 19:36:28 -0700
"Erik Perrhoe \(Computer Consultant\)" <mysqllist@stripped> wrote:
> Apologies in advance if I have sent this to the wrong list.
> I am writing some code to help me admin the server using a GUI. Yes,
> yes, I know it's been done before... But this GUI is integrated into my
> Visual Basic app.
> It sure would help a lot if SHOW would act like SELECT. Right now, I am
> finding it kinda painful to do what I want, am having to go through a
> lot of extra steps.
> My wish would be for the following to work:
> SHOW status WHERE Value > 0
> and also
> CREATE TEMPORARY TABLE foo ( Variable_name VARCHAR(255), Value DOUBLE )
> SHOW status
> and especially
> INSERT INTO foobar SHOW COLUMNS FROM aTable
> Making SHOW compatible/symmetrical with SELECT would be a great
> enhancement to the admin side of the server equation...
> Thank You for Your Time,
> Erik Perrohe
> Computer Consultant -- Seattle, USA
The above is of course doable, but we do not have plans of implementing the above in the
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