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From:Gurhan Ozen Date:May 7 2002 4:11pm
Subject:RE: Using RAND()
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You have to have MySQL 3.23 or greater..

http://www.mysql.com/doc/M/a/Mathematical_functions.html

Gurhan

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From: Cummings, Shawn (GNAPs) [mailto:shawn@stripped]
Sent: Tuesday, May 07, 2002 11:33 AM
To: monty@stripped; Ulf Harnhammar
Cc: mysql@stripped
Subject: Using RAND()




The RAND() syntax does not appear to be working for me.

What version mySQL is required?


At 04:43 PM 1/29/2002 +0200, Michael Widenius wrote:

>Hi!
>
> >>>>> "Ulf" == Ulf Harnhammar <ulf@stripped> writes:
>
>Ulf> On Sun, 27 Jan 2002, Michael Widenius wrote:
> >> One way to do this is to do as follows:
> >> SELECT something FROM sometable WHERE somevar=somevalue ORDER BY
> >> RAND() LIMIT 10


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