Posts Tagged ‘like’

Basic SQL Commands – SQL For Programmers

Before we get into the specifics of the commands that can be used within a stored procedure, I think it would be helpful to review some of the more basic commands that we can use that don’t really need a whole lot of discussion.

I know I said I wasn’t going to spend a lot of time on the basics, but my research indicates that a lot of people are searching for basic sql commands and very few sites are addressing that issue specifically.

So, if this is unhelpful to you, just consider this Dave’s SEO experiment.

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SQL For Programmers – Finding a String

tp_vol3_025 Many times in our queries, we aren’t looking for an exact match.  We are looking for one string that exists in another.  There are a couple statements available to us that will allow us to do this.

The first of these is the LIKE statement, and if you are familiar with DOS or the Linux equivalent, this should look familiar to you.

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