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Order by provided IDs?

From: Mark Kelly <pgsql(at)wastedtimes(dot)net>
To: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Order by provided IDs?
Date: 2010-07-14 18:03:25
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If my query is:

SELECT art_id, art_headline, art_date 
FROM article 
WHERE art_id IN (357, 344, 120, 258, 369, 195, 343, 370);

can I ask Postgres to return the rows in the order of the IDs in the IN 
clause? They are in a specific order defined outside the database.




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