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From:Peter Lauri Date:September 15 2006 9:51am
Subject:RE: How to sort last n entries?
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You are correct. So that maybe leaves you with a temporary table then :)

-----Original Message-----
From: Dominik Klein [mailto:dk@stripped] 
Sent: Friday, September 15, 2006 4:45 PM
To: mysql@stripped
Subject: Re: How to sort last n entries?

Peter Lauri schrieb:
> SELECT * FROM table WHERE id=(SELECT id FROM table ORDER BY id DESC) ORDER
> BY date

This does not limit it to n entries (order by date limit n is not 
sufficient as I need last (highest) n ids). And afaik, limit is not 
allowed in sub-queries.

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How to sort last n entries?Dominik Klein15 Sep
  • Re: How to sort last n entries?Chris Sansom15 Sep
    • Re: How to sort last n entries?Dominik Klein15 Sep
  • Re: How to sort last n entries?Martijn Tonies15 Sep
  • RE: How to sort last n entries?Peter Lauri15 Sep
RE: How to sort last n entries?Peter Lauri15 Sep
Re: How to sort last n entries?Dominik Klein15 Sep
  • RE: How to sort last n entries?Peter Lauri15 Sep
  • RE: How to sort last n entries?Peter Lauri15 Sep
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