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Re: Forcing a specific order

From: Michael Glaesemann <grzm(at)myrealbox(dot)com>
To: Martin Foster <martin(at)ethereal-realms(dot)org>
Cc: PostgreSQL Novice List <pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: Forcing a specific order
Date: 2005-10-12 01:17:56
Message-ID: 165DB899-D39A-4DE3-978E-F25545AF8A1F@myrealbox.com (view raw or flat)
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On Oct 12, 2005, at 9:56 , Martin Foster wrote:

> This may come across as a rather odd question.   However, is there  
> a way to force PostgreSQL to return rows in a very specific order?

The SQL-standard ORDER BY clause is supported by PostgreSQL and is  
the usual way of specifying the order rows are returned. Does this  
not serve your needs?

Michael Glaesemann
grzm myrealbox com




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