mysql> SELECT DECODE ( CSV_DATA_ENC_FORENAME, "test_password" ) FROM
ERROR 1064: You have an error in your SQL syntax. Check the manual that
corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right syntax to use near '(
CSV_DATA_ENC_FORENAME, "test_password" ) FROM DATA_TABLE_PID_
>From: Jeff Smelser <tradergt@stripped>
>Subject: Re: ENCODE & DECODE
>Date: Fri, 4 Feb 2005 10:20:14 -0600
>On Friday 04 February 2005 09:51 am, shaun thornburgh wrote:
> > I have a table where users upload various data items via a web site.
> > fields in the table are named DATA_ENC... to denote that the data should
> > encrypted uusing the encode function. This all works fine, however when
> > come to selecting the data from the table I would like to be able to
> > all the data and decrypt any fields as required. Is this possible with
> > query, or do I have to select every data item then decrypt it then
> > the data?
>Wouldn't select decode(col1) from table work?
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