>>>>> "Sasha" == Sasha Pachev <sasha@stripped> writes:
Sasha> On Friday 15 June 2001 22:56, John Birrell wrote:
>> I thought it'd be convenient to have a printf style
>> query function to keep my client code simple, so I
>> looked at what this would involve.
Sasha> You definitely raise a good point. We should have had mysql_queryf() call a
Sasha> long time ago. In fact, I already have this routine laying around, almost in
Sasha> the form it needs to be, which I have adopted from
Sasha> The cool thing about it is that it can escape strings "auto-magically". If
Sasha> Monty agrees, I will add it to the client.
Sorry no; We should not have too many similar interfaces
(Just look at the ODBC spec for a standard that went totally wrong).
I will, after 4.0 alpha is released, write a spec for how we should
handle prepared statements.