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    I wanna add current date into my table whenever i inserts data into table i want to insert the current date into the table.

    table design:

    create table HV
    name varchar(25),
    id integer(11) NOT NULL AUTO_INCREMENT,
    date TIMESTAMP
    Now i have the table in my hand.
    how can i insert current date?

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    Since it's a timestamp you don't have to insert anything, it will automagically insert the current date/time when you insert/update a row. Also, since id is an auto_increment you don't need to insert there. Your insert statement can be:

    insert into HV (name) values ('The Name');


    insert into HV values('The Name',null,null);

    One thing, you can't use 'date' as a field name. IIRC, 'date' is a reserved word.

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