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krugg
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Posted - 10/18/2005 :  07:53:52  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hi,
The following code is fine for updating a text field for one record in a temp table....

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update #tmpRecords set details = null

DECLARE @ptrval binary(16)
SELECT @ptrval = TEXTPTR(details) from #tmpRecords where recordId = 1

WRITETEXT #tmpRecords.details @ptrval 'valueEntered'
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But how can I update each of the records in the table #tmpRecords all at once? Eg there could be 100 rows that need updating

This doesn't work but here's the SQL pseudocode:

Update #tmpRecords set details = WRITETEXT #tmpRecords.details @ptrval select details from tableThatHasTheValues


Thanks for any suggestions.....
Krugg

madhivanan
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Posted - 10/18/2005 :  08:00:01  Show Profile  Send madhivanan a Yahoo! Message  Reply with Quote
Refer UPDATETEXT in BOL
Refer this also
http://www.nigelrivett.net/SQLTsql/InsertTextData.html

Madhivanan

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