Maximum length of mySQL request ?

Bob Sneidar bobsneidar at
Tue May 24 13:38:24 EDT 2022

There may be an environment variable you need to set to increase it. Because it's network based, it stands to reason that an unlimited query string can be exploited as a denial of service strategy. 

Bob S

> On May 24, 2022, at 10:19 , doc hawk via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
> When opening a “file”, my software makes a compound query with several hundred queries within it, so . . .
> This is possible on Postgres and SQLite, but (last I checked) not on MySQL

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