On 14 Oct 2016, at 2:29pm, Thom Wharton <twhar...@northpointdefense.com> wrote:

> I want to be able to programmatically insert a new record anywhere in that 
> table. Let's suppose I want to create a new record between the records whose 
> ID are 2 and 3.  This new record would need to take the ID of 3, and all 
> subsequent records would need to have their primary keys updated.
> Is there a way to do this automagically (like a specialized INSERT command?) 
> in Sqlite?

It's a silly thing to want to do since it makes a nonsense of what IDs are for. 
 I think you need to rethink what you're trying to do by changing existing IDs.

However, if you really need to do it ...

UPDATE MyTable SET ID = ID + 1 WHERE ID >= 3;

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