I forget which movie I saw it in but the quote was "A man's gotta know his limits". To convert that to something more appropriate to this thread, "A DBA's gotta know the limits of the system" and this helps a whole lot, Kathi. It also gives the hint of what to look for in the documentation so that we can search for such "hints" when the "limits" smack us in the face.
Thanks for taking the time to write this up and for the links you provided, Kathi!
is pronounced "ree-bar
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" for R
First step towards the paradigm shift of writing Set Based code:
________Stop thinking about what you want to do to a ROW... think, instead, of what you want to do to a COLUMN.
"Change is inevitable... change for the better is not".
"Dear Lord... I'm a DBA so please give me patience because, if you give me strength, I'm going to need bail money too!"
How to post code problems
How to Post Performance Problems
Create a Tally Function (fnTally)