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Posted - 08/22/2008 :  06:15:16  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Can I increment a variable in a CASE statement

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Posted - 08/22/2008 :  06:39:06  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Huh? By increment a variable, do you mean add 1 to it? If so, then why would you need a case statement?

set @myVariable = @myVariable + 1

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Posted - 08/22/2008 :  09:55:57  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
may be this is what he meant

SET @Variable=CASE condition1 THEN @variable +1 ELSE some other processing END
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Posted - 08/22/2008 :  10:00:43  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Originally posted by SharadD

Can I increment a variable in a CASE statement


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