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From:Steve Edberg Date:January 20 2003 10:59am
Subject:Re: Indexing
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At 6:12 PM +0800 1/20/03, Jon  Miller wrote:
>I'm new to MySQL and loving it. So pardon my lack of the simple 
>things. I need to index a table where the field is indexed, so when 
>I look at the in the PHP script it is in order.


Use 'order by' in your select statement:

	http://www.mysql.com/doc/en/SELECT.html


>  Also when I run a query how can I save the results as a new table?


Use the 'create table...select' statement:

	http://www.mysql.com/doc/en/CREATE_TABLE.html

alternatively, if you want to save the results in an existing table, 
use the 'insert into...select' statement:

	http://www.mysql.com/doc/en/INSERT_SELECT.html


-steve


>Thanks
>
>Jon L. Miller, MCNE, CNS
>Director/Sr Systems Consultant
>MMT Networks Pty Ltd
>http://www.mmtnetworks.com.au
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>  is trying to please everybody." -Bill Cosby
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