sql, getting the latest id from a table

Posted on 2011-05-04
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
I am using postgres.

I have a table called MyTable with id as the primary key, and it is incrementing of course.  How do I get the latest id (or the largest id)?

Also, how do I get the latest row?
Question by:rgbcof
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    Accepted Solution

    select max(ID) from MyTable

    Author Closing Comment

    Perfect.  Thank you

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