troubleshooting Question

mysql: convert 2 bytes from blob to integer

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Hi,

I have a BLOB field and i want to take 2 bytes from it and use them as an integer.  How can i do this?  

EG:
select substr(blobfield,195,2) as value1 from mytable;

the 2 bytes on position 195 and 196 are an integer that was stored inside a blob field.

How can i get the integer back in mysql, so i can perform a where / having on this value ?






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