[DB-SIG] Multiple Fields in "Order by" Command
chris at cogdon.org
Wed Nov 24 02:07:45 CET 2004
On Nov 23, 2004, at 16:56, Casey Bralla wrote:
> I'm trying to sort my database by multiple fields. I have written a
> that says:
> "select * from TABLE1 order by FIELD1 + FIELD2 + FIELD3"
> Unfortunately, while I can sort by any single FIELD, I am unable to
> create the
> multi-field sort I want to create. I've tried parentheses, using the
> sign, etc. I figure there's gotta be an easy way to do this... but
> I'll be
> darned if I can find it in the docs or on-line.
> Can somebody please point me in the right direction?
orderbyfields [ 'field1`, 'field2', 'field3' ]
"select * from table1 order by" + ",".join ( orderbyfields )
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