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From:Dan Nelson Date:July 20 1999 10:36pm
Subject:Re: Win95 version Mysql
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In the last episode (Jul 20), David Wall said:
> > This is exactly correct, if you had read the manual it would have
> > told you it returns 0 rows affected.
> 
> That may not have been his real problem, but rather WHY does it do
> it?  If you updated all rows, it would show that, so why does
> deleting them cause them to not be counted?

Because when you delete all rows, mysql simply truncates the datafile
and indexes.  There is no need for the server to fetch a rowcount, so
it doesn't.

	-Dan Nelson
	dnelson@stripped
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