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Posted - 01/09/2014 :  03:14:10  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I have a table with records as follows: Its just a sample table for understanding the scenario.

Create table resetcount
userid int,
totalhighprtjobs int,
[date] datetime

insert into resetcount Values (147,0,GETDATE())
insert into resetcount Values (169,1,GETDATE())
insert into resetcount Values (176,0,GETDATE())
insert into resetcount Values (187,1,GETDATE())
insert into resetcount Values (188,1,GETDATE())

Everytime when i assign a job to a userid the totalhighprtjobs gets increased by will assign to all the users randomly and equally. Suppose if all the count of totalhighprtjpbs becomes 1 then i want to reset all those to 0.if suppose today there are 3 jobs assigned to useids 169,187,188.tomorrow while assigning jobs since the count of highprtjobs of userid 147 and 176 are 0 first these two will be assigned a job.After assigning to these two the count ot totalhighprtjobs wil be 1 for all,then i want to reset the count to 0 for all after assigning to those two.

Can you guide me in this ..

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Posted - 01/09/2014 :  04:31:34  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
do you mean that execute the following after assigning?


--if all records are assigned, reset.
UPDATE resetcount
SET totalhighprtjobs = 0
FROM resetcount
WHERE totalhighprtjobs = 0)

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Very Important crosS Applying yaK Herder

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Posted - 01/09/2014 :  05:01:48  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
sounds like a simple update to me

update resetcount
set totalhighprtjobs = 0
where totalhighprtjobs > 1
and date < GETDATE()

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