This problem pertains to a system that records all downloads from our 

I have a field in my DB, that states which business unit owns the download 
that was recorded...
What I need to do for a new report, is say how many downloads were 
recorded for each Business unit?

I can select the Business units using Distinct, but hhow can I then count 
I've tried:
SELECT DISTINCT(bu)buname, COUNT(buname)bucount FROM $table_name

But it doesn't work.. am I being dumb on this cold Monday morning?


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