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Ambiguity in SQL

I made note of the alias and then scrolled down (waaayyyy down) to the from clause and found the alias. I saw the table and did a describe. The column in the view didn’t exist in the table. WTF?!?!?!?! I scrolled back up and made sure I had the right …

Oracle OpenWorld 2010 Day 3

From An Expert’s Guide to Oracle Technology

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18:00 – Southeast Technology Customer Event

This was a networking session …

MySQL Track at ODTUG Kaleidoscope

It looks like MySQL will be making a splash in DC this year at ODTUG Kaleidoscope. The conference organizers have announced a new MySQL track. Is this a good thing? MySQL is not really an Oracle tool, per se. It is, however, an Oracle database. As a da…