>>>>> "James" == James Manning <jmm@stripped> writes:
James> [ Thursday, September 16, 1999 ] Martin Ramsch wrote:
>> MySQL Reference Manual,
>> chapter "7.3.11 Date and time functions",
>> description of "DATE_ADD"
>> some of the examples use a function EXTRACT.
>> Does this function really exist in some version of MySQL?
>> It's not mentioned somewhere else in the manual ...
James> section D.1.4 says it was added in 3.23.0 as an ODBC 3.0 function,
James> although the link provided only points to the section you saw:
James> "The EXTRACT() function returns the corresponding interval from the date."
James> Not very helpful at all :)
I have now changed the above to:
The EXTRACT(type FROM date) function returns the 'type' interval from the date.
Hope this helps.