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03-20-2010, 03:56 AM #1
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insert with select troubles.
Yay!! I got it with singel quotes. Thought I had previously tried that.
When inserting to an archive table with data selected from a 'live' table, I want also to input to the archived table, the name of the person who did it ~ $admin
I can't seem to work out how to get the $admin var into the insert. I seek your guidance.
INSERT INTO files_archived ( business_id , content_category , file_name , file_text , live_from , when_archived , archived_by ) SELECT business_id , content_category , file_name , file_text , live_from , CURRENT_TIMESTAMP , "$admin" FROM files as f WHERE f.business_id = ? AND f.content_category = ? AND f.file_name = ? AND f.live_from = ? and archived_by = ?