January 23rd, 2005

Linux, MySQL, LAMP, PHP, Apache

I had to share this with someone

Despite the fact that most of you will be going "Huh?" after I show this, I figured for that one person who gets it, after going back in my journal at some point in the future, it will be funny.

My brother and I have been working on a way to deal with the placement of starsystems and planets in Imperial Kingdoms. After figuring out we would create a table for quadrants and starsystems, we then had to go about finding out which inactive quadrant is next to a active quadrant. This was much easier said than done.

First he made a database query that would do all the work using subqueries. After he made a very elegant SQL query we ran it in a test table, only to find out it would not work. Collapse )
  • Current Music
    "Let Me Love You Tonight" by Louie DeVito