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From:Peter Brawley Date:December 26 2008 7:27pm
Subject:Re: Question on default database for stored functions
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>select get_area(11);
>ERROR 1305 (42000): FUNCTION test2.get_area does not exist
>Can someone tell me what I'm doing wrong? Thanks.

SELECT dbWhereFunctionWasCreated.get_area(11);

PB

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Jerry Schwartz wrote:
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>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: blue.trapezius@stripped [mailto:blue.trapezius@stripped] On
>> Behalf Of Vikram Vaswani
>> Sent: Thursday, December 25, 2008 5:47 AM
>> To: mysql@stripped
>> Subject: Question on default database for stored functions
>>
>> Hi
>>
>> According to the MySQL manual, "By default, a routine is associated with
>> the default database.When the routine is invoked, an implicit USE
>> db_name is performed (and undone when the routine terminates)"
>>
>> However, when I tried accessing a stored routine from another database,
>> I received an error. Output below:
>>
>> mysql> USE test
>>     
> [JS] Stupid question, but do you have a semicolon at the end of the USE
> statement?
>
>   
>> mysql> DELIMITER //
>> mysql> CREATE FUNCTION get_area(radius INT)
>>     ->   RETURNS FLOAT
>>     ->   BEGIN
>>     ->     RETURN PI() * radius * radius;
>>     ->   END
>>     -> //
>> Query OK, 0 rows affected (0.13 sec)
>> mysql> DELIMITER ;
>> mysql> USE test2
>> Database changed
>> mysql> select get_area(11);
>> ERROR 1305 (42000): FUNCTION test2.get_area does not exist
>>
>> Can someone tell me what I'm doing wrong? Thanks.
>>
>> Vikram
>>
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Question on default database for stored functionsVikram Vaswani25 Dec
  • RE: Question on default database for stored functionsJerry Schwartz26 Dec
    • Re: Question on default database for stored functionsPeter Brawley26 Dec