muthupandi. New User Joined: 24 Jul 2012 Posts: 5 Location: india
data thatis in table
i want the ou[put like:
how to format using the query
plz help me
GuyC Senior Member Joined: 11 Aug 2009 Posts: 1281 Location: Belgium
not that it is any faster but this also works :
where translate(substr(col1,1,1),'','ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ') = ''
and translate(substr(col1,2,4),'','0123456789') = ''
and you could add following to limit the tablescan (if an index exists)
and col1 between 'A' and 'Z'
about omitting the criteria in your select, and test it in your program :
A lot more rows will have to be transported from DB2 to your program =
A lot more fetches will need to be done =
Kjeld Active User Joined: 15 Dec 2009 Posts: 365 Location: Denmark
Don't reuse old posts, but open a new topic, and provide all neccessary information on your SQL query including what you have tried yourself. Remember, this is not a please do my homework for me forum, but a forum for help when people get stuck in a problem.
Dick or any moderator, please lock this thread.
Bill Woodger DFSORT Moderator Joined: 09 Mar 2011 Posts: 7314
This is also a duplicate of one in the DFSORT forum. Please one topic for one question.
dick scherrer Site Director Joined: 23 Nov 2006 Posts: 19270 Location: Inside the Matrix
Are you looking for a database solution or a sort solution?
The answer is not "both". . .
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