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Re: Help Needed - Varying Input Problem

From: DA Morgan <damorgan_at_psoug.org>
Date: Thu, 07 Jun 2007 10:43:38 -0700
Message-ID: <1181238217.266192@bubbleator.drizzle.com>


pankaj_wolfhunter_at_yahoo.co.in wrote:
> Greetings,
>
> The requiremnt gathers a set of inputs from from end and based on
> these input conditions we have to fetch values from our db tables.
>
> Preety simple but the problem here is the inputs are not fixed.
>
> Say in all, we have 10 inputs in our front end but the user only
> selects 5 of them or may be 2 or all 10.
>
> How should I build by query so it takes all the valid inputs.
>
> One way is so use a set of if...else. But is there any other
> alternative?
> Can I use case statement here? Can I achieve this in a single
> statement?
>
> Any help would be appreciated.
>
> We are using Oracle 9i.
>
> TIA
Go to Morgan's Library at www.psoug.org and click on Native Dynamic SQL. Scroll down to: "Demonstration Of Dynamic SQL Statement Creation."

What you are describing is precisely why this code was written.

-- 
Daniel A. Morgan
University of Washington
damorgan_at_x.washington.edu (replace x with u to respond)
Puget Sound Oracle Users Group
www.psoug.org
Received on Thu Jun 07 2007 - 12:43:38 CDT

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