[thelist] mysql/php: get auto-increment ID for record

Kae Verens kverens at contactjuggling.org
Thu Feb 27 03:24:01 CST 2003

Aleem Bawany wrote:
> I am inserting a record into a mysql DB and leaving
> the ID field blank since it's assigned automatically
> and is auto-increment. However, I need to use this
> ID in a subsequent query to insert into another
> table. Is there anyway to get the ID that MySQL
> picks for the first query and use that in the second
> query?


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