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Re: STUFF command

From: Mark <simmons_mark_at_yahoo.com>
Date: 31 Mar 2004 11:23:31 -0800
Message-ID: <5366fb41.0403311123.63dcd3c1@posting.google.com>


I'm not sure if this will do it, but the Oracle translate function does something similar to this. You might check that out.

Mark Simmons
Sr. Oracle DBA
Sabre-Holdings, Southlake, TX

<grille11_at_yahoo.com> wrote in message news:<c4e6ad$k1n$1_at_reader1.imaginet.fr>...
> Hello,
>
> I am trying to find the equivalent of the STUFF command from SQL (deletes a
> specified length of characters and inserts another set of characters at a
> specified starting point).
> Would someone knows this?
> thanks in advance
>
>
> This example returns a character string created by deleting three characters
> from the first string (abcdef) starting at position 2 (at b) and inserting
> the second string at the deletion point.
>
> SELECT STUFF('abcdef', 2, 3, 'ijklmn')
> GO
> ---------
> aijklmnef
Received on Wed Mar 31 2004 - 13:23:31 CST

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