Bryan O'Donoghue wrote:
>The fact that MySQL may /let/ you away with it... doesn't necessarily
>make it *correct* or *portable* betwixt databases; !!!
>>If I'm not mistaken ... some versions of SQLite... may actually
>*enforce* this rule... !!
>>I'd like to argue that the semi-colon is completely redundant in PHP'
SQL calls. The semi-colon is used to delimit statements, and so is only
really needed when you are going to use another statement in the same
But - using multiple statements in single calls is an invitation for
injection attacks. So - no sane web-accessible language should allow
multiple statements, and therefore, it is never necessary to delimit
them (so semi-colons are not needed).
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