MySQL Stored Procedure tip

The other day I was writing a stored procedure, when after making a change it just wouldn’t save and kept giving me an error, saying something useful like “There is an error in your SQL syntax…”.

After pulling my hair out for a day trying to work it out, I realised that when dealing with MySQL stored procedures you must put all of your declare statements at the start of the sproc.

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