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From:Sasha Pachev Date:May 14 1999 4:37pm
Subject:Re: order by random?
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Chris Nuccitelli wrote:
> 
> Just a quick question, maybe I'm missing something obvious....
> 
> Is it possible to select rows from a table in *random* order, rather than
> simply ascending or descending?
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I do not think so. However, if you need to select them
in random order, introduce some randomization in you
code when you deliver the query results.

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order by random?Chris Nuccitelli14 May
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