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Can't create table

Posted on 2006-10-21
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I have to tables
Employee(id,firstname,middlename,lastname,function)
Function(id,description)


Im trying to create foreign key on Employye in field function but i get the following error:

Can't create table '.\mydb\#sql-e28_8.frm' (Error: 150)

Employee.function has same data type with Function.ID.
Table types are InnoDB.
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Question by:Albvision
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by:racek
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first - create index on Employe(fuunction) and then can you continue with FK creation...
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Error 150 is foreign key error.
Do a SHOW INNODB STATUS and you can search for the foreign key error, you will get a better details of the error.
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