[cvsnt-dev] Re: postgres doesn't do INSERT ... RETURNS

David Somers dsomers at omz13.com
Mon Jul 24 17:16:14 UTC 2006

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David Somers wrote:

> Tony Hoyle wrote:
>> Something like insert ... into sessionlog select
>> currval('sessionlog_id_seq')
> The currval function is more for use in schema and SQL functions... and
> there's still the problem that INSERT only returns the numer of rows
> inserted rather than a field (which is what the RETURNING op does).

oops... yep, you can do it as a separate select to get the id...  its not
method that I use a lot.

I see you've committed a change... looks good... am testing now.


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