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# 1  
Old 11-07-2009
Pass a variable to SQL script

Hi Guys,

I like to pass a variable to a sql file in a unix script..

I tried a below code..

Code:
 
var=200903
 
db2 -vf  test.sql 200903

test.sql is as below.
Code:
select *  from db2.users where quarter = $1;

Please tell me where i go wrong..

Thanks in advance,
Magesh
# 2  
Old 01-12-2010
The user running the script has the correct permissions to execute both the script and the SQL code?
For correcting your issue, you will probably benefit from having a user defined function in DB2 which extracts the value in question.
# 3  
Old 01-13-2010
hi friend,

try this,

var=200903

sqlplus -s test.sql $var

and select * from db2.users where quarter = &1 ;

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