Hello, "Tomas V.V.Cox" wrote: > > Manuel Lemos wrote: > > > > > > > > > > But it does not work with computed columns like those that apply > > > > functions (COUNT, SUM, SUBSTRING, etc...). The code assumes that you are > > > > actually selecting only real table fields. I think it also does not work > > > > with columns with table name prefixes. > > > > > > That's partially true. But it's a common practise to use column aliases > > > in conyunction with functions (and a must for assoc fetchs) and this is > > > supported by the code I wrote, for ex: > > > > > > select count(field) as count from foo; > > > > That would work, but you require people to change their queries. I guess > > that does not work as general practice because. > > > > > Also if Oracle name a sum(foo) column as "sum" will be trivial to add > > > it. > > I ran a query without the column alias and seems that Oracle names that > column with the entire name for ex: "sum(foo)". If that is true the > support could be completed.
I don't think it will ever work. When you do not use column alias, you will be asking Oracle to to apply a function to a column that does not exist in the inner query. If you think it works, just show me the result query that you end up executing. Regards, Manuel Lemos -- PHP Database Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] To contact the list administrators, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED]