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how to select data from a particular partition

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hi
i have a table with 5 partitions.

now i  want something like this.

select * from table_name (from partition 3).

how to do this ?
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Question by:vishali_vishu
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3] earned 500 total points
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simply like this:
select * from table_name partition(3)

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by:Mark Geerlings
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Angellll is correct, you simply include the keyword "partition" in your query, and you must use parentheses around the partition name.  You may optionally include a space between the word "partition" and the parenthesis like this:
select * from table_name partition (3)
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