Query Sintax

What is the syntax for the query if I want to do the where clase like with the Retreival Argumet?

ex:

Where id like :Argument.
I need to pill all the ids that are Like : Argument
Namik48075Asked:
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bhutengsCommented:
//assuming that argument value = sle_1.text

string ls_id
ls_id = '%'+sle_1.text+'%'

select * from table_name where id like :ls_id

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LordainCommented:
You could code it directly in your dataobject by choosing the like operator in the where clause tab and then in the menu area choose design and select retrieval argument.

Example:

The dataobject syntax will look something like this:

SELECT schema.table.id  
FROM schema.table
WHERE schema.table.id like :argument  

dw_1.retrieve(argument)

Personally I like to use a more dynamic method but it goes beyond the scope of this question.  I do not use any arguments in my SQL and dynamically build the where clause on the fly.  In this way I have fewer objects and each object has much more flexibility and can be extended for other uses.  There is a performance consideration but in many cases is not an issue.
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