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From:pwr Date:February 3 2011 9:59am
Subject:Re: RE: Retrieving last_insert_id
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hi,

Why not just use ...

SELECT record_ID FROM table ORDER BY record_ID DESC

that will work out no matter tech. setup

Best regards
Peter





----- Original meddelelse -----

> Fra: Al McNicoll <al@stripped>
> Til: 'Jerry Schwartz' <jerry@stripped>, myodbc@stripped
> Dato: Tor, 03. feb 2011 10:44
> Emne: RE: Retrieving last_insert_id
> 
> Hi Jerry,
> 
> There is always the possibility of using a trigger on INSERT - would
> that solve your problem? I think that prior to MySQL 5.1 you need
> SUPER privileges to work with triggers, after that it's a separate
> permission. I see no reason why an INSERT trigger wouldn't pick up
> the correct value from the autoincremented column. Alternatively, you
> could put the trigger on UPDATE (on UPDATE SET b=autoidfield) and
> then simply run an UPDATE tbl SET autoidfield=autoidfield after your
> INSERT - that should still throw the trigger, and because the row's
> already been inserted, the autoincremented value will be set and
> retrievable.
> 
> Otherwise, what isn't working when you SELECT LAST_INSERT_ID() via
> MyODBC? I code a global function into all my VBA/MyODBC projects that
> takes a ADODB connection and returns the last insert id just by
> running that select. As long as you maintain the same connection
> object for the INSERT and the subsequent SELECT (or in your case
> UPDATE) then last_insert_id should be retrieved correctly.
> 
> If not, could you post back what you do get?
> 
> Hope that helps,
> 
> Al
> 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jerry Schwartz [mailto:jerry@stripped]
> Sent: 21 January 2011 19:57
> To: myodbc@stripped
> Subject: Retrieving last_insert_id
> 
> I have an auto_increment field in my table, but I need to set another
> field to the same value. (Please don?t ask why.)
> 
> 
> 
> It seems I would need to insert the record, and then update it; but I
> haven?t figured out how to get the value of last_insert_id().
> 
> 
> 
> Any ideas?
> 
> 
> 
> Regards,
> 
> 
> 
> Jerry Schwartz
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