Callable code installed on a database manager, exposing an API through which it can be invoked. Normally written in the native query language, some DBMS platforms support other languages as well.

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PostgreSQL stored procedure which can return one of two custom rowtypes

I want to have one function, which can return two different types of rows according to given parameter. For example (simplified example) I have function like this: CREATE OR REPLACE FUNCTION ...
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Migrate DB2 UDB (Iseries) to SQL Server [closed]

I'm looking for a tools that allows migration of DB2/UDB databases to SQL Server. It's quite easy migrate schema and data using linked server or import export with SISS. But what about stored ...
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Access Drizzle databases through MySQL

This is an odd question but is it possible to manipulate a Drizzle database through MySQL stored procedures? The reason I need to do this is that I'm migrating my MySQL database (which contains a lot ...
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Is there a way to skip errors in procedures and resuming procedure

When there is a unique key in a table (not PRIMARY KEY) and procedure is running, on duplicate key error the whole process will be halted. I want to resume on error and call the procedure again. ...
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What can cause an UPDATE statement to execute endless? [closed]

I have a stored-procedure which is executed at 7 o'clock in the morning that updates the database because new records were imported at night. Today it started but never endet. So i've tried to run ...
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Why are these queries slow in some environments and not others? Can we fix their performance?

The following stored procedures in a MySQL 5.x environment: DELIMITER // CREATE PROCEDURE sp_belongs_to (IN schemaName VARCHAR(100), IN tableName VARCHAR(100)) BEGIN SELECT TABLE_NAME as ...
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Should I put the error handler inside the loop, or the loop inside the error handler?

When a procedure is looping over a statement that could raise an error condition, should I put the loop inside the error handler, or put the error handler inside the loop? I want the procedure to run ...
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Heterogeneous queries error using stored procedure

Stored procedure ALTER PROCEDURE Proc_DayShift AS insert into #Punching_History SELECT * FROM SERVER2.MARS.DBO.TABLE1 GO SET QUOTED_IDENTIFIER OFF GO SET ANSI_NULLS OFF GO SET ANSI_WARNINGS OFF ...
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how to write pl/sql named programme for this [closed]

I have a table M_PARAMETER which has a column MMRUN. When this MMRUN='Y' then the User can not modify any transaction in the app's front end. When MMRUN='N' then the User can do the modification. ...
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Query to find plan details for a specific stored procedure, searching by name

I'm trying to write a query to find information about query stats and the query plan for a specific stored procedure, but I can't manage to find the right DMV or query to look for a specific stored ...
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Incorrect key file for table error. How can I change location of MySQL's temp folder to another part of drive with more disk space?

I am using MySQL with Sequel Pro on a Mac Pro OSX Mavericks and am trying to run the code for a stored procedure in order to add two new columns to a table. The procedure does math operations on ...
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Plpgsql function array plus replace

Please be indulgent to my question, 'cause I am newbee at plpgsql/sql. :) I need to do a replace in table and the insert 'replaced' data in the same table. How to replace some values using array with ...
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INSERT MySQL stored procedure executes twice when it contains a select statement as well [closed]

I have a very simple MySQL stored procedure as shown below: BEGIN INSERT INTO listing_offers (lo_active, lo_amount, lo_amount_number, lo_contract_reference,lo_created, lo_currency, ...
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Execute a stored procedure in a SELECT or FROM statement or a SQL function

Are there any possibilities to execute a stored procedure in a SELECT or FROM statement or a SQL function? Like select sp_name_and_parameters from table_name_or_sp_name_and_parameters or select ...
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weekly moving average from current_date to the last 52 weeks

I'm a new head to the mysql programming. I have to write a procedure for calculating a weekly moving average grouped by week from 'monday-friday'. Criteria is : current_date is the end date. start ...
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MySQL stored procedure returns null

I wrote a simple procedure to modify the whole column to a set of meaningless values. However, when I tried call NewProc('tableName','colName') it returned 1064 - You have an error in your SQL ...
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Start failed for Job in SQL Server Agent

I am trying to schedule a job which executes stored procedure but it is failing. DECLARE @return_value int EXEC @return_value = [dbo].[sp_WarehouseAttendance_New] SELECT 'Return Value' = @...
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What's the deal with transactions in a stored procedure called by an SSRS report?

Consider the following: sp_a contains an sp_executesql call to exec sp_b sp_b begins and commits a transaction, then immediately logs @@TRANCOUNT. When I call sp_a manually from within SSMS, the ...
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Xquery, insert, Trigger and no place to squeeze stored procedure

I have a Stored procedure, which is, basically, xquery pulling data from xml and inserting it into multiple tables. Once it's inserting into last of the mentioned tables, the trigger fires up and then ...
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DB2 : Dynamic Result Sets, Duplication in Sending output to File

What I am trying to do here is to Generate insert scripts for selected tables in my database in DB2 10.5 LUW. I have modified a procedure available here as below. CREATE PROCEDURE Create_Inserts ( ...
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Need Script to find SP Invoked in SQL

I'm unable to track a stored procedure that is executing every morning 7 AM. Is there is any script to check that which job invokes that particular SP?
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Stored procedure not running on the same database when using different login

I am trying to run a stored procedure on the same database using two different login users. While using the Windows authentication , I'm able to run the stored and proc and see all the data available. ...
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MYSQL to PIVOT tables [duplicate]

SELECT person.firstnames, person.surname, crm_question.label, crm_answer.value FROM crm_interaction JOIN person ON person.id = crm_interaction.person_id JOIN ...
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all tables used by a stored procedure and all sps that use a particular table - recursive cte

I am working on a script that gives me a list of tables that use a specific stored procedure. It also works on all tables used by a stored procedure. on the example below, all stored procedures that ...
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MySQL 5.6 - Creating an event inside a stored procedure

I am trying to create a procedure which create an event in MySQL. For example, something similar to this: delimiter // CREATE PROCEDURE schedule_my_db_job() BEGIN CREATE EVENT MY_DB_JOB ...
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How to create a stored procedure to update database after table edit

In a C# website application with a database, I set a gridView table so that I could edit the values in the table by row, but it appears that I need a stored procedure to do that. Below is the stored ...
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MySql - view out params of stored procedure when it selects from table

I have stored procedure: DELIMITER // CREATE PROCEDURE prcGetFemaleUsers() begin select firstName, lastName from tblUser where gender = 'female'; end // DELIMITER ; How can I get ...
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mySql while loop ending after a insert

I have a stored procedure that is looping through a result set from a select statement. Inside of the loop there is a if statement that has two insert statements. When one of those insert statements ...
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Store Procedure for adding cascade

I have a DB with 180 tables, and I was doing a logical deletion, now I need to do some testing with physical deletion. Is there a way to alter all my tables and to drop their fk's and add then add ...
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Object Reference Not Set … Debugging Stored Procedure in Visual Studio

I'm working on updating a stored procedure that is called to update a user. This stored procedure needs to also create a description of what was updated for auditing purposes. However when debugging ...
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How can i write a stored procedure which will perform a calculation and store the result in a table?

I have two tables: CREATE TABLE `siteArea` ( `length` decimal(6,2) NOT NULL, `breadth` decimal(6,2) NOT NULL, `Area` decimal(6,2) NOT NULL ) ENGINE=InnoDB DEFAULT CHARSET=latin1; CREATE TABLE ...
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Oracle 11g XE - Giving granting privileges to a stored procedure

I need to use a stored procedure to give certain privilges over a view to users. However I don't know how to give the procedure the necessary privileges to grant users privileges.
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Benefits of using prepared statements in stored procedures?

Except from helping avoid SQL injection, what are the benefits - if any - of using prepared statements inside a store procedure (assume query is only executed once in the procedure)? Does the engine ...
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mysql trigger / stored procedure - update another table row by row

I've already, searched and read, many answers about this issue for 3 days, but couldn't get a clear answer on how to do this. this will be a little long, be patient please. First of all, I am trying ...
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No rows in sys.dm_exec_procedure_stats for a particluar stored procedure

I am running DMV queries to get stats for my stored procedure, but I am not finding any rows against this SP under sys.dm_exec_procedure_stats. Please suggest what could be various reason for this ...
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Procedure to read from crontab like table and populate another one periodically

Postgres 9.3 Debian 7 I'm working on a mobile game project (poker like) where an admin user can register a recurrent tournament. As it's recurrent, I modeled it crontab like as follows. ...
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Adding new sproc to the exisiting database using connectors?

The project I'm currently working on is mostly pythonic, by this reason I'll likely use mysqldb python connector or sqlalchemy. The question arose when I've tried to find out the way of adding new ...
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Why my sql query run faster than my stored procedure?

I am trying to write a script in MYSQL Workbench to update my database every day using stored procedure but I find it too slow compared normal query or temporary tables. If i use temporary table the ...
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ALTER DATABASE script preventing restore of MySQL database in another server

While backing up the database with mysqldump --routines options, I see ALTER DATABASE in the middle of the output dump, near the routines. /*!50003 DROP FUNCTION IF EXISTS `f_my_function` */; ALTER ...
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Parameter Sniffing Question [closed]

My question is: If we employ a plan guide, why would we still experience the effects of parameter sniffing (ie: Where the query returns results at different speeds, 1s, 1s, 1s, 15m, 2s, 2s, etc..) ...
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How can I setup a Login which can run an automated Database Refresh without giving away too much priv?

I would like to re-ask and extend the question posed in this thread if I may: SQL Server permissions to create, restore, delete only some databases I am also attempting to setup an 'isolated' Login-...
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Read show create table in mysql stored procedure

How can I read the output of following query and assign to a stored procedure's variable? SHOW CREATE TABLE users; Or, is there is an information schema from where I can draw the full table ...
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Return both Result set AND a warning from a stored procedure

In Data Studio when you call SYSPROC.ADMIN_CMD() directly and it returns a warning, the results panel shows both the warning and the result set: CALL SYSPROC.ADMIN_CMD('EXPORT TO /tmp/exportcat/...
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Clarification on usage of Serially Reusable Pragma for Oracle 10g

I need to make packages for Oracle 10g that can be changed while users are still logged in an using an application that makes database calls through PL/SQL. Unfortunately, anytime a package is updated ...
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Is there a way to call sp_spaceused in a WHILE loop?

A legacy Sybase script moves records from production to archive in 1000-row batches, but it does not check for space exhaustion on the archive. Is there a way, maybe by calling sp_spaceused, to ...
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TSQL Stored Procedure - Granting general user access to specific sproc

I'm attempting to alter a sproc that needs the line added : grant exec on dbo.sproc_name to exec_proc. I believe the admin setup the exec_proc as a group. I added this grant line following the final ...
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What is the correct query set up to access the columns in table being passed as parameter?

I am trying to use table-valued parameter to bulk upsert some data into my table. I have the following stored procedure. This setup seems to agree with the intellisense. I am not getting any errors ...
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call mysql function by string name

Can i call a mysql stored function from another mysql stored function or stored procedure, passing a string to the first function which is the name of the second function to call. I.e choosing the the ...
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Stored Procedure count and list the occurrence using like from another table

Actually this is my first procedure apart from basic "Hello world" procedure. I have two tables like this: cars users ------------------------- -----------------------...
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How to access another db from a stored procedure in db2

I want to query a table in another db from within a stored procedure in db2. For example, I am connected to db_a1, and call a stored procedure from within which I need to connect to a table in db_a2. ...