Re: consolidation of multiple rows

From: Serge Rielau <>
Date: Fri, 07 Mar 2008 15:36:32 -0500
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--CELKO-- wrote:

>>> There are a lot of top notch programmers and DBA's who have never heard of Joe Celko. <<

> LOL! Programmers, sure; I know some who are not sure who the
> president is. DBAs, probably not :) I am teaching a graduate
> Database Course at a small local college from the 8-th edition of a
> popular textbook. I am not just quoted in a few places, but my name
> is used in data in the examples. Unfortunately, I am shown as knowing
> Java in one of the tables, which I don't.
My first run in with Joe was 12 years ago in form of a QA suite named "joe_celko" which failed on me after I broke DB2 ;-) It contains "SQL for Smarties" queries.


Serge Rielau
DB2 Solutions Development
IBM Toronto Lab
Received on Fri Mar 07 2008 - 14:36:32 CST

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