>>>>> "Tim" == Tim Bunce <Tim.Bunce@stripped> writes:
Tim> On Fri, Mar 10, 2000 at 05:04:09PM -0500, Thimble Smith wrote:
>> >Can you, or anyone else from TcX, comment more constructively on the
>> >last two paragraphs of my previous message?
>> I don't know what the answer is, because I don't know that code
>> well enough. It seems like the server should be able to copy from
>> a temporary results table to the client and unlock the tables used
>> in the query. It would be nice to be able to force this to happen,
>> either in the SQL statement or with a connection flag (or both).
>> >Also, Alexandre has just observed that the problem does not appear to
>> >be resolved by adding an ORDER BY. That doesn't match your explanation
>> >of the cause of the problem.
>> >I believe that there is a serious concurrency issue here that needs
>> >addressing, not dismissing.
>> I will look into it, and find out what it would take to make this
>> happen (or, maybe find out why it isn't happening and give a full
Tim> Thank you. Much appreciated.
A last note about this thread:
It would be trivial to add a new flag that will force creation of
temporary sets on file.
Thimbley should be able to do this for MySQL 3.23.14 :)