• Subject: Re: Substring in SQL update
  • From: Dave Mahadevan <mahadevan@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 18 Nov 1997 11:25:41 -0500
  • Organization: Stoner and Associates


Jim Ackerman wrote:

> Is there a way to use substr when updating with SQL (at v2r3m0 -- we're
> a tad behind the times yet)?  The manual tells how to select using
> substr, but not to update or set.

You should be able to use susbstr on the right hand side of the set.  For


SQL does not like the SUBSTR on the left hand side of the equal sign.

Thank You.


Dave Mahadevan.. mailto:mahadevan@fuse.net

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