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From:Paul DuBois Date:February 4 2001 11:49pm
Subject:Re: About reserved words: mySQL's dirty little secret
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At 5:45 PM -0500 2/4/01, Rick Pasotto wrote:
>If reserved words are such a big deal why are they not even mentioned
>in the DuBois book? Or if they are I haven't come across it. Certainly
>'reserved' does not appear in the index.

Guilty as charged.

With reference to the use of `` to quote reserved words so that you can
use them as identifiers, it's not mentioned because that was an addition
that occurred as the book was going to press.

-- 
Paul DuBois, paul@stripped
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