> I have two tables with quite a few fields and I want to create a view
> into a limited join of the table. I have a query like:
> select * from person
> inner join student on person.id=student.id
> where person.dormant != 'Y';
> The select works fine but when I try to use MySQL Query Browser to
> create a view from that query, it says that there's a duplicate column,
> id. Is there a way that I can say something like:
> select * except student.id from ...
Yes, but you do it like this:
select person.id, person.othercolumn, student.othercolumn etc etc...
> Aside from explicitly listing all columns, is there an easy way to
> accomplish this view?
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