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Re: Which is faster EQUI-JOIN or INNER JOIN?
Posted by: Sergey Petrunya
Date: November 28, 2004 10:47PM

For the equijoin case MySQL will be able to use both possible join orders orders: (a,b) and (b,a).
In the inner join case only (a,b) order can be used, so if using (b,a) join order is faster then using (a,b), inner join will be slower. Otherwise the speeds will be the same.

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