I tested it just now. It works perfectly.
Dan Nelson wrote:
> In the last episode (Jul 08), Egor Shevtsov said:
>> I wonder if possible at all to use replace() together with regex in update
>> statement. I want to be able to update a field of string values and
>> replace a 'dash' character with a space in the string. Something like:
>> UPDATE table SET column = replace(column, regex '%-%', ' ') where id = xxx;
> You don't need a regex for that. REPLACE(column, '-', ' ') should do what
> you want.