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You would need to URI encode it... like %20 or something

There's a list of characters that typically need URI encoded.

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From: MIDRANGE-L <midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> On Behalf Of Lee Paul
Sent: Tuesday, October 18, 2022 3:10 PM
To: midrange-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [EXTERNAL] REST APIs with space in the parameter and with LIKE in the SQL

I am creating REST Web Services using SQL as a Web service and am stuck on two things.

1. Having a space in the parameter.
I need to select records from the DB where there may be a space in the selection parameter.
For example, for API /students/name/{name} I would specify /students/name/John Smith, but I can't seem to get this to work.

1. Using LIKE in the SQL.

I would also like to be able to select using the SQL LIKE comparison. For example, the SQL for /students/name/{name} would be:


Thank you in advance for any help. It is greatly appreciated!
- Lee

Lee Paul
Surround Technologies, LLC

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