On Apr 7, 2015 1:54 PM, "Daniel Barrett" <danb(a)cimpress.com> wrote:
Will anything bad happen if entries in the MediaWiki "logging" table are
not inserted in chronological order?
Due to a bug, our logging table has incomplete data. I'd like to insert
missing data using a script.
However, the log_id column is auto-increment. This
means that when the
table is ordered by log_id,
the data will not be in chronological order by
Is that bad in any way?
Or are all applications (like Special:Log) expected to "order by
log_timestamp" rather than log_id?
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It should be fine.