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Chacham's Journal: SQL Server: T-SQL Challenge: Grouped String Concatenation 2

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Adam Mechanic has posted a T-SQL challenge in his blog, for GROUPed string concatenation.

Even if i don't have the winning entry, the efforts are a learning experience, and the results ought to be enlightening. As for excitement over the prize, i'd rather waste my time thinking about the current Mega Millions jackpot, which is over $200M. The after tax lump sum amount ought to be nearly 75 million, which is amusing to dream about.

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SQL Server: T-SQL Challenge: Grouped String Concatenation

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  • by Bill Dog (726542)

    I don't think of string concatenation as something that's more properly the purview of the DBMS instead of the app. But that contest is just for fun.

    How are you finding things to do with that kind of money in that dream?

    • by Chacham (981)

      How are you finding things to do with that kind of money in that dream?

      It really isn't that hard.

      A friend of mine used to have moof.au on his computer, and X10 for his speakers. When i wanted to get his attention, so he's answer the phone or something, i would login, turn on his speakers, and moof a lot. Well, he was root, and didn't really take the ability away...

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