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Re: Q: Does any ANSI-SQL standard address multi-column updates ?

From: --CELKO-- <71062.1056_at_compuserve.com>
Date: 12 Feb 2002 13:05:04 -0800
Message-ID: <c0d87ec0.0202121305.df95b27@posting.google.com>


>> Does anyone have information or a site where I can learn more about
which ANSI-SQL standard or level formalizes/blesses/requires multi-column updates using multi-column lookup? <<

The SQL-99 standard has syntax for a row constructor in the UPDATE statement; you can get a book on SQL-99 from Amazon.com or Fatbrain.com for details. Working from memory, it is something like:

 UPDATE Target

    SET ROW (a,b,c,..)

Received on Tue Feb 12 2002 - 15:05:04 CST

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