In the last episode (Apr 21), Vincente Aggrippino said:
> The following query runs fine on my test server at home, running
> MySQL 5.0.15, but on my hosting provider's server, running MySQL
> 4.0.24, it gets a syntax error. Can anyone help me figure out why?
> insert into product (name, url, cost, purchase_dt)
> values('Whatchamacallit', 'http://www.whatchamacallit.com', 50000,
> str_to_date('2006-04-20', '%Y-%m-%d'))
> Here's the error message :
> #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 '('2006-04-20', '%Y-%m-%d'))' at line 2
From the manual:
STR_TO_DATE() is available as of MySQL 4.1.1.