My personal opinion is that C style comments should not be used by sql developers. The problem with C Style comments is, that they do not nest. C Style comments are one of the lifesavers for the ...
Years ago, it was common to write where exists (Select * from some_table where some_condition) Last year I noticed that many t-sql scripts switched to using the number 1 instead of the star where ...
Code generators tend to be simpler when they generate output using the new Microsoft bracket notation () for nearly everything. When I first saw it, I though wow a reincarnation of the somewhat ...