[thelist] sql delete query error help

m guckeyson markguy27 at ameritech.net
Tue Jan 21 14:28:15 CST 2003

I'm not 100% sure here, but it's usually pretty hard to delete just a field
from a table... shouldn't this read:

DELETE FROM prodtemp WHERE pid = 145


SQL-query :
>DELETE prodtemp.prodName FROM prodtemp WHERE pid = 145
>MySQL said:
>You have an error in your SQL syntax near 'prodtemp.prodName FROM
>prodtemp WHERE pid = 145' at line 1
>This makes no sense! prodtemp is most definitely the name of the
>table. pid is indeed a field as is prodName. 145 does exist in the

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