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From:Paul DuBois Date:December 15 2002 2:37am
Subject:Re: INSERT confirmation? PHP
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At 20:08 -0500 12/14/02, Michael T. Babcock wrote:
>Peter Lovatt wrote:
>
>>mysql_insert_id
>>should do it!
>>
>
>According to documentation somewhere, last insert can sometimes 
>return a different value than the most recent insert if the most 
>recent insert failed.

Why is this a problem? If the most recent insert failed, you wouldn't
expect to get a reasonable ID value.  If you were wanting to get
the value from the previous insert, you should have gotten its ID before
attempting another insert anyway.

>
>What is a better solution?
>
>--
>Michael T. Babcock
>C.T.O., FibreSpeed Ltd.
>http://www.fibrespeed.net/~mbabcock

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