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From:Dan Nelson Date:June 1 2003 5:17am
Subject:Re: indexes question
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In the last episode (Jun 01), Daniel Rossi said:
> hi just reading up on optimising indexes, does it matter what order u
> set your indexes ?
> The first index part should be the most used column. If you are
> always using many columns, you should use the column with more
> duplicates first to get better compression of the index.
> i dont really understand what they meant by this ,  i use most the
> columns when searching but only a few of the columns which are
> fulltext get searched the most , do i add these indexes first then ?

That part of the manual is talking about a single multi-column index. 
If you have multiple separate indexes, it doesn't matter in which order
you create them.

	Dan Nelson
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