Subject Re: date conversion for mysql
From Akshat Kapoor <>
Date Fri, 11 Jan 2019 11:19:35 +0530
Newsgroups dbase.getting-started

On 11/01/2019 09:28, Charlie wrote:
> Hi Akshat... Thanks.. I will try that.  I am not using MariaDb though.  We will see!

The advantage of using inbuilt functions is observed when someone other
than you has to debug/alter the code.

Inbuilt functions are much better documented and hence easier to
understand by your successor.

So I tend to use inbuilt functions wherever possible.

It works or not is the most important question.