[nycphp-talk] MySQL primary sort oddity

Tim Gales tgales at
Sun Jan 30 18:41:29 EST 2005

Hans Zaunere writes:

>...The order 
> by which records appear when a SELECT is run without an ORDER 
> BY is the order in which they lay in the on-disk datafile.

As a follow-up: If it is a MyISAM file, why don't you dump 
the contents of the .MYD file and look at it -- that way 
you could see for yourself.

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