troubleshooting Question

Stored Procedure to get Filename from UNC

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Microsoft SQL Server 2005
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Let's say we have the following table:

ID       file                                                                    date
1      \\server\share\folder1\folder2\blah.txt           01/01/2010
2     \\server\share\folder1\folder2\blah2.txt          01/01/2010
3     \\server\share\folder1\blah3.txt                       01/01/2010

I need a SQL Stored procedure such that I can get only the file name out of the full UNC - for example:

SELECT getFileName(file) as FileName, date as EntryDate
FROM myTable
WHERE date = 01/01/2010

FileName        EntryDate
blah.txt           01/01/2010
blah2.txt         01/01/2010
blah3.txt         01/01/2010

I'm using SQL Server 2005 and 2008.

Thank you all in advanced.
James
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