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Performing A SELECT Using `*` As Column Name Wrongly Returns All Columns (Doc ID 2609888.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 04, 2023

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 8.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When defining a special char like * as column name in MySQL 5.6 it is possible to get the single field.

What is the reason of the changed behavior?


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