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Portable substrings [message #370425] Thu, 23 September 1999 11:01
yirmi
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Registered: September 1999
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I need a query that returns the first 16 characters of a 32 character field. The same query must run on Oracle, Informix, and SQL Server.

I tried using the substr function, but the syntax is different for each database.
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