about Max value

how can i get Max value in set result that contains a table
of SQL?
  please answer me as soon as you could

thanx
mareakarlosAsked:
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jakedCommented:
This isn't really a Java question, but I assume you're using JDBC. The standard SQL syntax is

select max(foo) from bar

to find the maximum value of the foo field in table bar. You'll get back a row with one element, the max value.

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mareakarlosAuthor Commented:
thats was not the answer i want..
thanx any way

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jakedCommented:
Maybe you should explain what you want then.
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jpk041897Commented:
I belive he is reading a result set for display in, say a grid, and also needs the MAX value for one or more columns.

Is this the case?
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mareakarlosAuthor Commented:
yes jpk ,,, yes indead.
thats what i'm looking for.
if u know how to do it.
write me the code for it
as soon as you can .


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evijayCommented:
use the following tag with the max function in sql statement

select max(foo) "mymaxfoo"
from bar


Then, use the tagname mymaxfoo in the result set accessor functions in the same way as you use column name in simple sql expressions

Infact you can use the index based accessor functions getInt(0) where 0 is the index of the first column in the result set


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mareakarlosAuthor Commented:
thats was a good answer
thank you

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