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pramodiet

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PostPosted: Wed May 24, 2006 1:46 am    Post subject: What will be output of SQL query
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Select sum(salary) from emp

what will be the output if table is empty.?
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PostPosted: Wed May 24, 2006 1:57 am    Post subject: Re: What will be output of SQL query
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Since there are no rows, the value of the sum of nulls is null.

The select will return a NULL.

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