$query = db_select('drupal5users', 'udf');
$query->leftJoin('drupal5users_roles', 'ur');
$query->fields('udf', array('uid','name','pass','mail','created','access','login','status','language','init'));
$query->fields('ur', array('rid'));

The above gives me the following error:

PDOException: SQLSTATE[42000]: Syntax error or access violation: 1064 You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right syntax to use near ') subquery' at line 1.

If I comment out $query->leftJoin and the second $query->fields line, it works, so the problem lies with leftJoin. What am I doing wrong here?

1 Answer 1

$query->leftJoin('drupal5users_roles', 'ur', 'udf.uid = ur.uid');
  • Thanks, worked like a charm! Now just to fix up whatever logic error I still have left in my code :).
    – Peter
    Nov 7, 2011 at 5:52

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