I want to get the latest posts from the
posts table AND I want the correct topic row from another table. But I only want to get 1 latest post for every topic, and not all posts in that topic, how to do that?
posts.topicID = topics.ID
So I want to get ONE latest posts per topicID where category = 4 ORDER BY
To quote Rudy: what you want is commonly called the row having the groupwise max.
Check out this thread: http://www.sitepoint.com/forums/mysql-182/collating-data-three-tables-763414.html
what you want is commonly called the row having the groupwise max
see if this thread from last week gives you a hint -- http://www.sitepoint.com/forums/mysql-182/collating-data-three-tables-763414.html
ignore the fact that there were three tables involved in that one, you have only two
lol, nice replies
Any chance that's explained inside your book which lays next to me?
Aargh, I just can't figure it out, can you write me a query that suits my situation? There's too much going on in that other thread
i can, but i'd rather help you do it
have a look at this other thread, also quite recent...
almost identical to your situation