SQL call formatting style
gerv at mozilla.org
Wed Mar 26 07:23:38 UTC 2003
>>No, I mean, one objection to the s/\s+/ /gs; thing was (if I read it
>>right) that it would remove newlines embedded in e.g. search strings in
>>queries. I was asking whether we actually do that?
> In Search.pm we do. Everything gets quoted where appropriate and appended
> to the appropriate section of the query. By the time we're done, we have
> one big long query string.
Yes, I know :-) What I mean is, is there ever a reason to have a \n
embedded in a query string? If not, you could do:
to remove all the whitespace introduced by linebreaking the SQL, while
keeping all other whitespace intact.
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