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Re: SQL (was: Why using "Group By")

From: --CELKO-- <71062.1056_at_compuserve.com>
Date: 14 Mar 2003 16:35:10 -0800
Message-ID: <c0d87ec0.0303141635.612e1522@posting.google.com>


>>Do you have an example problem requiring recursion for which
transitive closure provides no solution? <<

The Ackermann function, for one:

 A(0, m) = m+1
 A(n+1, 0) = A(n, 1)
 A(n+1, m+1) = A(n, A(n+1, m))
Received on Fri Mar 14 2003 - 18:35:10 CST

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