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Update Statement w/2 Primary Keys

Update Statement w/2 Primary Keys

Update Statement w/2 Primary Keys

(OP)
member table contains:
member.member_id (PRIMARY)
member.related_to

member_product table contains:
member_product.member_id (PRIMARY)
member_product.product_type_id (PRIMARY)
member_product.form_received

related_to contains the member_id of the parent company.  If there is no parent company, it contains the model_id of itself.


Whenever I receive a signed form, I manually go into the member_product table and change the form_received field to 'true' for the parent company.

My goal is to develop a statement that can be run afterwards to update all the subsidiary companies.

The problem is the double primary key in member_product. A member_id can have several product_type_id so both are needed for uniqueness.


The logic I'm using goes:
1 - search member_product to find where form_received is not null and record member_id and product_type_id.
2 - use member_product.member_id collected as member.related_to and collect the resulting list of subsidiary companies by recording the returned member.member_id
3 - take member.member_id back into member_product table and update form_received to match the parent company's value BUT only for the correct product_type_id in step 1.

I can't figure out a way to ensure it uses both primary keys and doesn't ignore one to screw up the data.  I've tried all day and only have a nice INNER JOIN statement that will get me the data I need.  I think there's a way to use it to automatically loop update statements but I'm not positive.

Thanks.

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