Bug #4208 Wrong link in 14.3.1 (DESCRIBE Syntax)
Submitted: 18 Jun 2004 16:50 Modified: 18 Jun 2004 17:16
Reporter: Frederic Briere Email Updates:
Status: Closed Impact on me:
Category:MySQL Websites: MySQL.com Severity:S3 (Non-critical)
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[18 Jun 2004 16:50] Frederic Briere
14.3.1 says:

>> DESCRIBE provides information about a table's columns. It is a shortcut for SHOW COLUMNS FROM. See section SHOW DATABASES Syntax.

I think the reference (and the link) should be to instead.

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[18 Jun 2004 17:16] Paul DuBois
Thank you for your bug report. This issue has been addressed in the
documentation. The updated documentation will appear on our website
shortly, and will be included in the next release of the relevant

Additional info:

Fixed, thanks. (This happened because all the
SHOW information used to be in a single section.)