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From:J.R. Bullington Date:June 19 2007 3:24pm
Subject:Re: Type Mismatch
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		It's not an "error". MySQL Cast will do the 'rounding' for you. The acutal case is that
the 64-bit integer floating value is not affected by the CAST.

See the manual page for CAST:

If you would prefer to do the rounding in ASP, push the result into a temporary variable,
then do a CDbl on the variable. Yes, it's a slightly extra step, but it will ensure that
your data stays in the correct format.



				From: Critters <critters@stripped>
Sent: Tuesday, June 19, 2007 8:37 AM
To: bullijr@stripped
Subject: Re: Type Mismatch 

Thanks for responding.
If I just response.write score I get 6.5714
I got it working by doing this: cast(sum_score/sum_votes as signed) AS 
Which returns 7. So it is a MySQL error? I would prefer to do the 
rounding in ASP and not have to update other scripts giving the same 

J.R. Bullington wrote:
> This is an ASP error, not a MySQL error.
> However, try doing a 
> response.write rs("Score")
> response.flush
> Then you will see why you are getting the mismatch error. It is probably the fact
that rs("Score") is not returning an integer or number of any kind (i.e. if rs("score") is
> HTH!
> ----------------------------------------
> From: Critters 
> Sent: Tuesday, June 19, 2007 7:44 AM
> To: MySQL General 
> Subject: Type Mismatch 
> Hi,
> I hope someone can help me with my problem, something that has come up 
> when moving code and DB to a new server:
> Connection:
> driver={MySQL ODBC 3.51 
> SQL:
> SELECT (sum_score/sum_votes) AS 'score' FROM xxxxxxxxxx WHERE id = 
> xxxxxxxxxx
> Value of "score":
> 6.2153
> ASP:
> <%=int(RS("score")*25)-20%>
> Error:
> Microsoft VBScript runtime (0x800A000D)
> Type mismatch
> Any help appreciated, I did not have this problem when I had the same 
> set-up but on a server running an earlier version of MySQL and the ODBC 
> driver.
> --
> David Scott

Type MismatchCritters19 Jun
  • Re: Type MismatchIan19 Jun
re: Type MismatchJ.R. Bullington19 Jun
  • Re: Type MismatchCritters19 Jun
Re: Type MismatchJ.R. Bullington19 Jun