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agrawal.prakriti
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GlenParker
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Never seen this wildcard till now, thanks for the tip, was worth getting it wrong

Glen Parker :-)
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I too had to guess. Got it right only because I new the others were wrong. Never saw this wild card before, and look forward to using it.

Thanks for the QOD

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That's what I get for answering before having my coffee. Doze

I picked '%im' because of course % is a wildcard. But it will return more than just Kim or Tim.

Nice question.

Dave
John McC
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DOH missed Jim at the top...

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Cliff Jones
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Thanks for the question! I did not know you could do that (but apparently I am in the minority). Hehe
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Good one. Always used '%' as wild card.

SQL DBA.
Tom Garth
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That's really cool to know.

Thanks for a good QOD.

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John McC (1/26/2010)
DOH missed Jim at the top...


I nearly did the same thing - had to reread the list of names. If you see Jim at the top, I think the question becomes a lot easier.



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Thanks for the question and the reminder on this type of pattern matching.



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