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Posted Tuesday, September 13, 2011 5:52 AM


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I'm hoping by this afternoon I will have read the explanation enough times to understand it, because I sure as heck don't at this hour of the morning!

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Posted Tuesday, September 13, 2011 6:07 AM
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Thanks for an interesting question. I got the right answer but not by thinking it all the way through so I learned something new - always a good way to start the morning!
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Posted Tuesday, September 13, 2011 6:36 AM


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good and easy question!


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Posted Tuesday, September 13, 2011 8:09 AM


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Interesting stuff. Thanks for the question.
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Posted Tuesday, September 13, 2011 8:36 AM


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Excellent question - thank you!
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Posted Tuesday, September 13, 2011 11:40 AM
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I think I may need eye glasses, I really had to look hard at the commas to differentiate them from periods... I almost chose the Incorrect Syntax error.
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Posted Tuesday, September 13, 2011 1:00 PM
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My first opinion was: very exotic question far away from practical usage.
But later I changed my minds. Never thought about arithmetical operations in T-SQl work in such way. Thanks a lot.



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Posted Tuesday, September 13, 2011 1:21 PM


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Nice question.



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Posted Tuesday, September 13, 2011 2:56 PM
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It's a nice and interesting question. Thanks.
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Posted Tuesday, September 13, 2011 4:02 PM
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Ah yes, my "favorite" bit of SQL syntax

select 0 [A]

A fun bug to find when I accidentally delete a comma and then try to figure out what's wrong with the output of

select col1
col2,
col1003
from sometable

What? I can't be the only one!

Thanks for the question!
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