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From:jahan Date:April 20 1999 8:06am
Subject:Re: BUG:DAYNAME gives wrong name !!
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Well, its described in manual already.oops.

jahan wrote:

> Description:
>                   If user asks the system to provide dayname for invalid
> date it will give you some day name as long as day field is < = 31.
>
> mysql> select dayname('1999-03-32');
> +-----------------------+
> | dayname('1999-03-32') |
> +-----------------------+
> | NULL                  |
> +-----------------------+
> 1 row in set (0.00 sec)
>
> mysql> select dayname('1999-02-32');
> +-----------------------+
> | dayname('1999-02-32') |
> +-----------------------+
> | NULL                  |
> +-----------------------+
> 1 row in set (0.00 sec)
>
> mysql> select dayname('1999-02-31');
> +-----------------------+
> | dayname('1999-02-31') |
> +-----------------------+
> | Wednesday             |
> +-----------------------+
> 1 row in set (0.00 sec)
> //wrong should be NULL cuz feb has only 28 dayes
> mysql> select dayname('1999-04-31');
> +-----------------------+
> | dayname('1999-04-31') |
> +-----------------------+
> | Saturday              |
> +-----------------------+
> 1 row in set (0.00 sec)
> //wrong also should  be NULL cuz apr has only 30 dayes
>
> How-To-Repeat:
>    select dayname(yyyy-mm-(dd+more than month limit && <=31);
>
> Fix:
>  Validation should be done in this function. Or it SHOULD be assumed
> that all date we feed to mysql, should be considerred correct!!
>
> Submitter-Id:Jahan  ?
> Originator: jahan
> Organization:
> J & J Software Solutions http://www.jjsoft.com
> MySQL support: [none]
> Synopsis: <synopsis of the problem (one line)>
> Severity: [serious | critical ] if developers does not test the
> function(s) at command prompt.
> Priority: [ high ]
> Category: mysql
> Class: [ sw-bug  ]
> Release: mysql-3.21.33 (Source distribution)
> Server: /usr/local/bin/mysqladmin  Ver 6.9 Distrib 3.21.33b, for
> unknown-freebsd3.0 on i386
> TCX Datakonsult AB, by Monty
>
> Server version  3.21.33b
> Protocol version 10
> Connection  localhost via TCP/IP
> TCP port  3306
> Uptime:   4 hours 31 min 27 sec
>
> Running threads: 3  Questions: 198  Opened_tables: 19  Flush tables: 2
> Open tables: 8
> Environment:
>  <machine, os, target, libraries (multiple lines)>
> System: FreeBSD jjsoft2.com 3.1-STABLE FreeBSD 3.1-STABLE #5: Sat Apr  3
> 01:43:57 GMT 1999     root@stripped:/usr/src/sys/compile/JJSOFT2
> i386
>
> Some paths:  /usr/bin/perl /usr/bin/make /usr/local/bin/gmake
> /usr/bin/gcc /usr/bin/cc
> GCC: gcc version 2.7.2.1
> Compilation info: CC='gcc'  CFLAGS=''  CXX='gcc'  CXXFLAGS=''
> LDFLAGS=''
> Configure command: --with-unix-socket-path=/var/tmp/mysql.sock
> --with-low-memory --with-mit-threads=yes
> Perl: This is perl, version 5.005_02 built for i386-freebsd
>
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BUG:DAYNAME gives wrong name !!jahan18 Apr
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