[Phpmyadmin-devel] bug #4540: table create issue
marc at infomarc.info
Mon Sep 22 14:07:04 CEST 2014
Smita a écrit :
> This is in reference of bug in current master. While I was debugging the
> code to fix the issue, I found that we are trying to force the column to be
> primary key if auto_increment has been checked.
> there is this comment in Table.class.php:
> // Force an auto_increment field to be part of the primary key
> // even if user did not tick the PK box;
> anyone have an idea why are we doing so ?
This is a misinterpretation of the doc. In  we see that the column
must be indexed, not necessarily part of the primary key.
I have the impression that traditionally, people use the auto_increment
mostly on the primary key but it's not mandatory.
>  https://sourceforge.net/p/phpmyadmin/bugs/4540/
Marc Delisle (phpMyAdmin)
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