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Sub query substring concatenation issue

Sub query substring concatenation issue

(OP)
Hi I’ve been stumped on how to use the substring
In my subqry but i am a little stumped
Could someone lend a hand and explain the
Err in my ways please..

select tagname, padname = 1, datetime, (select value from analoghistory where tagname = 'tata' + substring(a.tagname, 6, 2) + 'lastpart'
and datetime = a.datetime) as value
from DiscreteHistory a
where tagname in ('Tag name here')
and datetime >= {ts '2017-11-01 07:45:00'}
and datetime <= {ts '2017-11-10 15:48:00'}
and wwresolution = 60000
and value = 1
order by tagname, datetime

Thanks

RE: Sub query substring concatenation issue

what error does the above give you?
Or does not give any error but does not do what you expect? and on this case what were you expecting to happen?

And do not use SQL server reserved words for column names - it is quite bad practice and columns like "datetime" do not express the meaning of the column itself

Regards

Frederico Fonseca
SysSoft Integrated Ltd
www.syssoft-int.com

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