Re: how to test a string for a valid date in sql

From: Gerard H. Pille <>
Date: Sun, 13 Dec 2009 15:50:57 +0100
Message-ID: <4b24ff50$0$2846$>

Robert Klemme wrote:
>> A table lookup will never beat a couple of lines of sql "logic".
> When it comes to using words like "never" and "always" I am very
> cautious. Next someone might turn up with an example where a table
> lookup beats what you call "SQL logic" by an order of magnitude.
> Cheers
> robert

I'd love that, to get to know the feeling to be wrong for once.


But you are right to be cautious. Received on Sun Dec 13 2009 - 08:50:57 CST

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