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Re: Fastest way to decide whether entry exsited in table?
Posted by: Mike Hillyer
Date: October 14, 2004 07:00PM

Did you use a UNIQUE index? If so any attempt to insert a duplicate row will just result in an error and there's no need to check ahead of time.

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