>I have a simple MySQL database with a table that has a datetime
>field. How do I set it so the default is Date() so when I enter a
>record, using ASP, that it automatically puts the Date() into the
If you're asking how can you automatically initialize the column to
today's date, you can't. You have to do it yourself. Default values
can only be constants.
See the discussion of default values at:
Paul DuBois, paul@stripped