[Phpmyadmin-devel] Browsing an empty table

Marc Delisle marc at infomarc.info
Wed May 1 19:09:34 CEST 2013

Isaac Bennetch a écrit :
> On Wed, May 1, 2013 at 12:26 PM, Marc Delisle <marc at infomarc.info> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I was training someone new to phpMyAdmin this morning and she was
>> surprised by the interface's behavior.
>> After Operations > Empty the table, the interface tries to browse the
>> table, then goes to the Structure page. She did not expect this.
>> Maybe, when browsing an empty table, we should avoid to go to Structure?
> Sorry, I think I'm a bit confused. If I go in to a table's Operations tab
> and click the Empty button, I get a popup warning if I want to truncate the
> table. After pressing OK, I'm left on the Operations tab with a popup
> notification giving the results. At no point am I redirected to any other
> page. The behavior I'm seeing is what I would expect -- is yours behaving
> differently or am I misunderstanding the steps to reproduce?

I saw this behavior this morning on 4.0.0-rc2, but I cannot reproduce it 
right now. I'll try to recreate the needed steps.

I remember seeing the table Structure tab being active and the structure 
displayed; also the "SELECT * from tablename" was shown, with a message 
"empty result set".

Marc Delisle

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