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How to pass a number List to SELECT ... WHERE ... IN (...)

 
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I'm using MySQL.

To query the 'users' table with WHERE and IN with a static list, I have something like:

SELECT * FROM users WHERE user_id IN (1001, 1002, 1003, 1004); -- user_id is the PK of users table

How do I pass a dynamic list of user_id to WHERE user_id IN (....) ?

The list is an ArrayList with a dynamic length.

 
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PreparedStatement might be an option i think.



 
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Swastik Dey wrote:PreparedStatement might be an option i think.





The list is an ArrayList with a dynamic length as well.
 
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So, you could form the query based on the size of array list.
 
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First create a PreparedStatement with the right number of question marks, and then fill in all those question marks from your list.
 
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