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From:Paul DuBois Date:June 18 2001 12:53am
Subject:Re: Allowing every one to query a table ?
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At 4:38 PM -0400 6/17/01, Klashma wrote:
>Hello, I am currently trying to figure out how to allow every users 
>that connect to my database to do a select on the table news under 
>database admin.  I tried doing grant select on to '%' but 
>if seems to have failed.

That's not legal GRANT syntax, so you're not really showing us the statement
that you issued.

Also, assuming that your statement was correct and legal, it may be
that you've also issued some other GRANT statement that grants more expansive

GRANT SELECT ON TO specific_user@specific_host

is probably something like what you want.

>Does anyone know how to allow anyone to do a select * from 
> without allowing them to browse the whole admin database? 
>ie select * from; would work
>select * from; would NOT work
>Thanks in advance.

Paul DuBois, paul@stripped
Allowing every one to query a table ?Klashma17 Jun
  • Re: Allowing every one to query a table ?Paul DuBois18 Jun