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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How do I find the next saturday in MySQL

I have trigger and a stored procedure in it (so SP runs when trigger runs). I need a function which finds the next saturday to put in SP. So lets say, it is Wednesday (2015-7-22) today. If my ...
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Converting Legacy SQL Server 2005 Stored Procedure to Transaction based for parallelism [closed]

My task is to convert a legacy stored procedure written in SQL Server 2005 so that it can be used in parallel (multiple executions from different users). As of now the stored procedure is designed ...
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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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optimizing paging in a stored procedure

I have the following SQL command which is built inside a stored procedure according to input parameters: SELECT DISTINCT * FROM ( SELECT DISTINCT TOP @displayLength * FROM ( ...
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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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Most efficient way to insert rows into a temp table in a stored procedure

I am working in SQL Server 2008. I have a stored procedure with 5 queries inside of it that select rows from very large fact tables (on the order of millions of rows) into another table (call it ...
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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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Group by creating problem in Ranking of player [closed]

CREATE Table dbo.[#TMP] (UId uniqueidentifier, Points int, DC datetime, CId int, Username nvarchar(50)) BEGIN ...
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Tracking down unused Views and Stored Procedures

I am working on a SQL Server 2005 database that has two Microsoft Access ADP frontends. This database needs a lot of love and attention which I am attempting to give it. There are lots of stored ...
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How to allow users to run a function, but not access objects the function is accessing

I have a PL/PgSQL stored procedure that performs various operations on tables (SELECT, UPDATE, INSERT, TRUNCATE). I want users to be able to run the stored procedure, but not themselves perform those ...
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Get values from Select statement and Insert them in Temp table Stored procedure [closed]

Here is my stored procedure. I want to select data from a table, save it in a variable then insert in other variable. However, my select statement has where. In it the value for the day should come ...
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Pass parameters to a procedure with SQLcmd

I use this SQL command: sqlcmd -v first_date="30/09/2015" last_date="15/09/2016" And I would like to pass that parameters to a stored procedure: ALTER PROCEDURE [dbo].[_testProcedure] WITH ...
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Stored procedure return -1

Normally, when I execute a SP, it returns a value of zero (0), but I have a SP is returning a -1 and can't figure out why. Does the -1 indicate an error? If I copy all the SP code into a separate ...
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Select all from table using procedure oracle

I am trying to execute the select command in a procedure.Initially i retrived all of the columns of the table in the procedure using cursor. The real problem comes when I am trying to access the ...
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Problem locating rows with dynamic SQL

I'm new at SQL in general, so I'm have a few problems with some of my stored procedures I'm designing. My procedure takes in 3 parameters. A location (or table name basically, a varchar), a room ...
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stored procedure not showing a result

If I run the query outside the stored procedure, I get results, but I only get the column names as the result after executing the query - even though return value is 0. Any help would be appreciated. ...
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Creating a stored procedure and adding date manually to filename

I am new to SQL administration and have been tasked with creating some nightly jobs that send an email with certain details contained within a spreadsheet and so far I have the following: EXEC msdb....
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How to use a MySQL error handler in a stored procedure with prepare/execute

I have a procedure defined like this: drop procedure if exists drop_tables_like; delimiter $$ create procedure drop_tables_like(myint int, pattern varchar(255), db varchar(255) ) begin DECLARE ...
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Sum of points and rank according to points with join three tables [duplicate]

I am creating a game where I am calculating the user points on the basis of user activities. Everything working fine I got the sum of points and on the basis of points I calculated the rank. I have ...
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Creating Stored Procedure with TableName as parameter

I am attempting to create a stored procedure where a table name is passed as a parameter, as well as updating contents of the table. Here is my code I have so far. SET ANSI_NULLS ON GO SET ...
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Alter of stored procedure and execution performance

I would like to understand how an alter of a stored procedure without modifications can impact performance. I had a situation where a production environment had its database schema updated and a ...
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CALL Procedure(Function) = Trigger?

I have discovered some strange behavior in Oracle 11g, and I'm wondering if anyone has an explanation for it. The gist is that when I use a function that contains a commit/rollback/savepoint within a ...
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How can I get the last inserted id from an specific table from a given stored procedure?

I know about the existence of LAST_INSERT_ID() function... Though I am not quite sure about its behaviour... Does it take the last inserted id from the current user into account? Or uses all the ...
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Why is my PL/SQL procedure so slow?

I have this sub-procedure in a fairly large program, and it is taking hundreds of times longer than comparable sub-procedures. Is there any way I could improve efficiency here? None of this procedure'...
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Stored Procedure which INSERT, UPDATE, DELETE any table(for any table) where table name and its values are passed as parameter [closed]

Stored procedure which performed operations like inserting data to table, updating data, and deleting data of table where table name is passed by parameter. Parameters of stored procedure: table name ...
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INSERT/UPDATE in same query from previous SELECT with some singularities

I'm trying to perform a INSERT|UPDATE by selecting data from another DB and this is what I have so far: INSERT INTO pdone.reps (veeva_rep_id,display_name,username,`first`,`last`,email) SELECT ...
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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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How can I pass object to procedure from trigger? [closed]

I am using mysql 5.6. After insert or update, inside the trigger I am calling procedure, So how can i pass NEW and OLD object from trigger to procedure ?
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Stored procedure using cursors [closed]

I am attempting to create a procedure using cursors to list the average salary of all employees on a per department basis. I am using three tables, defined as emp (eid, ename, age, salary) works (...
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msdb.dbo.sp_start_job got stuck in stored procedure

I have a stored procedure USP_A with logic like following: ...... BEGIN TRY exec dbo.usp_Log 'Start to run job job1' Exec @intErrorCode = msdb.dbo.sp_start_job 'job1' IF @intErrorCode <> 0 ...
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Use PL/pgSQL in PostgreSQL outside of a stored procedure or function?

I'd really like to use an IF, ELSE construct and execute multiple statements within the IF and ELSE blocks, but I don't wish to save my commands to the database as a stored procedure or function. Can ...
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Is there another/better way to create and maintain large amounts of procedures?

So I've decided to take a step back, and scrutinize the way I implement procedures on my databases. I'll list what I have done, give my reason for doing so and hopefully I will be told that I'm a ...
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MySQL stored procedure updates twice

I have this stored procedure: DELIMITER $$ CREATE PROCEDURE updateTrendContentStats(IN mongoid VARCHAR(255),IN numericid INT,IN points INT,IN ctype INT,IN activity INT,IN created INT) BEGIN DECLARE ...
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Retrieve data from SP inside of From

Goal: Retreive a list of data from a stored procedure that is acting as a database name. When you have retrieved the list from stored procedure, I want to make another new data manipulation. Problem: ...
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stored procedure vs. function in postgresql and which is better for executing dml statements

I'm using postgresql 9.3. If I want to add the following steps and call these steps as a routine, would it be better to use a function or stored procedure? My basic steps are: RENAME TABLE ...
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A Customized Table with Chronological order

Goal: My request is the retrieve the return result from sp_Test as 8, 2, 4, 1 ,3 (take a look at picture 1) based on the chronological list from User-Defined Table Type dbo.tvf_id. Problem: When I ...
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Why the stored procedure is much slower than a temporary table? [closed]

I want to do the updating of my database every day and I will like to use stored procedures but the time of execution of the temporary table is faster than the stored procedure. How can I optimize my ...
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How can i add index in MYSQL stored procedure?

I can not use alter table () on my stored procedure i don't have a permission to do that in the big database data_pro. How can i use index in my stored procedure for my 2 fields in where condition? ...
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Why is my stored procedure very much slower than the same MYSQL query? [duplicate]

My stored procedure is very slow compared to a normal query or a temporary table. How can I optimize my stored procedure? CREATE DEFINER=`datasll`@`...` PROCEDURE `product`() BEGIN EXPLAIN ...
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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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Setting query to run as a stored procedure and email the results

I have the following query: select COUNT(CASE WHEN New_accounttype = 1 THEN New_AccountType ELSE NULL END) as 'New Connections' , COUNT(CASE WHEN New_accounttype = 2 THEN New_AccountType ELSE NULL ...
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trouble creating a stored procedure to print out values for each day of week

I am having difficulty in understanding how to get this working correctly. I am trying to have create a stored procedure that is run automatically on a sunday and will get the data for the previous ...
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Tracking down a stored procedure's parameters after execution

I have been asked to identify a permissions issue with a stored procedure. This stored procedure behaves in two possible ways depending on what values are used for its parameters. exec ...
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Retreive a Customized List with input data

I have a database that has about 223 tables and I need to locate the name of the constraint. My request is to add a parameter that is the name of the constraint and you retrieve a list that shows 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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Using NOCOUNT to Improve Procedure Performance

I am looking to improve the performance of a certain procedure and I wanted to begin with the insertion of the SET NOCOUNT ON. I've read a couple of articles on the subject: Aaron Bertrand SET ...
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Simultaneous READ COMMITTED transactions updates a select for update columns

I have a READ COMMITTED transaction in which I am trying to update a row and increment a column value till it reaches a bucket value contained in another column. Please see the code below CREATE ...
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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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Merge MySQL tables without data repetition

My situation is this: I have several DIFFERENT tables in my MySQL database with the same name columns. Such tables can contain (or not) the same data. What I need to do is a kind of "merge" between ...
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MySQL: Why is inserting data with transactions faster then without them

I am using stored procedure to generate sequence consisting of prefix and number in given range (etc sequence "AB100", "AB101", ..., "AB199", "AB200") The stored procedure includes REPEAT loop, in ...