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How to determine if I should post on Stack Overflow or Server Fault about SQL

I want to describe how I am handling a SQL (MySQL) query, and want to know if there are other options? Is that an OK question for Stack Overflow?

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marked as duplicate by Time Traveling Bobby, kiamlaluno, slugster, random Jul 10 '12 at 21:27

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What do you mean by "how I am handling"? The database engine handles queries, you usually write them (or try to read/understand/fix/make the go fast) – Mat Dec 7 '11 at 15:12
Just ask the question. Be as clear as you can about what the problem is - is it failing?, returning the wrong result? etc. If Stack Overflow is not the right place and it's a good question it can be migrated to other sites like or – ChrisF Dec 7 '11 at 15:14
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For your desired purposes, I would use

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