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Raw Queries

Raw Queries

Sometimes you’ll need to write a custom query instead of letting Pop generate it for you. In this chapter, you’ll learn how to write raw SQL queries using Pop.

Writing a Raw Query


player := Player{}
q := db.RawQuery("SELECT * FROM players WHERE id = ?", 1)
err := q.Find(&player, id)


err := db.RawQuery("UPDATE players SET instrument = ? WHERE id = ?", "guitar", 1).Exec()


err := db.RawQuery("DELETE FROM players WHERE id = ?", 1).Exec()

Tokens Syntax

With RawQuery, you can continue to use the ? tokens to secure your input values. You don’t need to use the token syntax for your underlying database.