|| at Oct 31, 2008 at 10:29 am
Sent: 31 October 2008 10:25
To: Bryce Nesbitt
Subject: Re: Getting $sth->rows when selecting to a temporary table
This sort of row count after select is highly depndant on the SQL database
you are running against.
What is you DB?
Is there a way in DBI to get a $sth->rows count, when selecting to a
In this code I get a proper count from the SELECT, but the SELECT
TEMPORARY TABLE returns -1.
$dbh = DBI->connect(...);
$sth = $dbh->prepare("SELECT data,name FROM saved_searches order by
$sth = $dbh->prepare("SELECT data,name INTO TEMPORARY TABLE foo_1
saved_searches order by random()");
Don't know what DB you are using but I know I could not reliably use
this with DBD::Oracle, I just did a count increment with each row
in a fetch_array loop.
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