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Re: function CONTAINS()
Posted by: Hartmut Holzgraefe
Date: October 07, 2009 12:32AM

Contains() is currently just an alias to MBRContains(), see the first note on

and the section on MBRContains(), which has a usage example, on

If you are looking for an equivalent to the MS SQL function CONTAINS() you have to use the LIKE operator or MATCH ... AGAINST if you are checking for words on a fulltext indexed column ...

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