"Micah Stevens" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote in message
> $data = mysql_fetch_assoc(mysql_query("select * from some_table limit
> would be faster than:
> $pointer = mysql_query("select * from some_table limit 1");
> $data = mysql_fetch_assoc($pointer);
> but I'm not sure, php may optimize this. Anyone know the answer?
It will be faster by one store and one fetch... the
database query probably takes 1000 times as long.
I don't think the difference is worth the time you'd
take to change it.
Hugh Bothwell [EMAIL PROTECTED] Kingston ON Canada
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