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Jerry Ven recently asked questions about extracting the numeric values from a character field to use as a key for joining the file to another file which has a numeric key.
I believe that someone had suggested using the SQL REGEXP_REPLACE scalar function.
Searching for examples, I found this:
which gave the following example:
indicating that this statement should return the value '123345'.
However, when I run this SQL statement it returns the value
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