>>>>> "Urb" == Urb LeJeune <urb@stripped> writes:
Urb> I'm sure I'm going to kick myself when I see the answer to this
Urb> question but cannot find it in the documentation or figure it out.
Urb> How do I set the date field to the current date when inserting
Urb> a new row? I've used CURDATE() in a select but cannot seem to
Urb> get it to work with insert. How tried variations on:
Urb> my $Insert = qq/
Urb> INSERT INTO Rooms (RoomCode, CreationDate)
Urb> VALUES ("$RoomCode", CURDATE())/;
Both CURDATE() and NOW() should work. Another option is to insert a
NULL in a column of type TIMESTAMP.
Could you please repost with the mysqlbug script a full example
(include error messages) of what doesn't work for you?