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From:Daevid Vincent Date:March 6 2003 1:56am
Subject:Feature request: using CURRENT_DATE as DEFAULT value
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http://www.mysql.com/doc/en/CREATE_TABLE.html states "Default values must be
constants. This means, for example, that you cannot set the default for a
date column to be the value of a function such as NOW() or CURRENT_DATE."

Is this ever going to be "fixed"? I often find myself using this when
creating new records, and it'd be just one less thing to worry about putting
in the INSERT statement?

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Feature request: using CURRENT_DATE as DEFAULT valueDaevid Vincent6 Mar
  • Re: Feature request: using CURRENT_DATE as DEFAULT valuePaul DuBois6 Mar
  • Re: Feature request: using CURRENT_DATE as DEFAULT valuegerald_clark6 Mar