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Difference b/w & and && while creating temp data

 
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 22, 2006 10:50 am    Post subject: Difference b/w & and && while creating temp data
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Wat is the difference's between & and && while creating temporary data set
Plz clear my doubt...

Title changed from "Temporary dataset" to "Difference b/w & and && while creating temp datasets ?" : Priyesh.
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 22, 2006 11:50 am    Post subject: Re: Temporary dataset
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Vishwa,

Why not to put a meaningful title, which is self explainatory.
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Wat is the difference's between & and && while creating temporary data set

There is no difference as such while creating temp dataset. However in case specified with a single "&" and there is a symbolic parameter defined with the same name, it may confuse the processing and produce a permanent dataset instead.

So better to go with "&&".
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