On Wed, Feb 03, 2010 at 06:39:29AM +0100, Rene Veerman wrote: > On Wed, Feb 3, 2010 at 5:49 AM, Jochem Maas <joc...@iamjochem.com> wrote: > > you can bet you ass that every other DB out there that's worth it's salt > > has atomic id incrementor functionality exposed in some way or other. > > > > @Rene: all that talk of maxId functions and random retries etc, etc, > is complete pooh. > > don't do it, **please** use the proper tools provided by the DB in > question. > > > > i just checked how my 1 app that did generate over a million hits/day > (all with an insert for stats purposes) > for a few weeks handles the getMax issue, and i see i did use mysql's > auto_increment there. > > i suppose the difference in syntax between sql servers for this one is > acceptable.
Am I the only one who's seeing Rene's replies but not the posts which generated them? Paul -- Paul M. Foster -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php