I have a character field in a large database file where some of the data is
_not_ right-justified, and needs to be.
I was hoping to do something like this:
Where field>'' and substr(field,x,x)=' ' (i.e. last rightmost character is
The statement executes (running as an SQL script in Navigator for i) but
data is not altered. Is this an improper application of the function?
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