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Most of the solutions I see here have flaws, in that they do not handle one or more of these scenarios: (1) it is a leap year, (2) the DOB...
March 13, 2009 at 6:19 am
I have to agree with most of Old Hand's suggestions. Here are a few other practical ideas:
(1) ISBN, title, and author should be not null (title should be longer than...
November 20, 2007 at 7:38 am
I work with a female programmer who is married...she thinks of herself as having many traits more commonly found in men, such as an obsession with computer games, etc. But...
February 13, 2007 at 7:33 am
I confess that I find the note by Lutz Albers much more comprehensible than the article about outer joins itself. I have found that doing everything inside of a stored...
January 5, 2006 at 5:50 am
Excuse my ignorance, but what are those CHAR(10) things doing? How does that work? Please explain.
December 16, 2005 at 8:14 am
Thanks for reminding me of this trick that, as a DBA, I've known about for several years. What I REALLY want to know is the tricks for SQL Server 2005!...
October 26, 2005 at 6:26 am
This article was laugh-out-loud funny! It's amazing what some nervous, nerdy DBAs will come up with when their minds go blank during an interview. Of course, it's not funny either,...
August 19, 2005 at 3:45 am
I used to work at Spyglass, where the Mosaic web browser was invented (and ultimately sold to Microsoft). A few points: 1) HTML is, indeed, a specific instance of XML....
May 24, 2005 at 6:29 am