On Thu, 6 Dec 2001 08:32, Javier Muniz wrote: > Hello, > > I'm having trouble determining what's going wrong with a MySQL query > that I'm doing from PHP. Now before you go blaming MySQL read on :) > > I have a table with the following columns: > id (int) > name (varchar 20) > starttime (int) > duration (int) > > now, i have a row that has a starttime of 60, when i attempt to do the > following update with PHP, it sets it to 0: > > "UPDATE mytable SET starttime=starttime-30 WHERE name = 'myname'" > > but when I run it from the MySQL command line, copy/pasted from the > code, it sets the value of starttime to 30 as expected. > > Anyone have any clue why this is?
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