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if then query

Posted on 2011-09-06
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Hi, I have a problem with an IF - THEN query:
I have attached the sql commands and the tables and what is my problem.
Sorry that i don't even try articulate the problem in text.



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Capital A in column name, but no in query?
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by:arielbf
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should be approved and not Approved
but this is not the real problem
it is not working anyway
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Sorry, my bad. I can see now that it isn't the problem..
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If you put a sum() around each of the if-entries like this:
sum(if(gp=2,approved,0)) AS aprtra

it should work.
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SELECT sid,  sum(if(gp=1,approved,0)) AS aprstu, sum(if(gp=1,payed,0)) AS paystu, sum(if(gp=2,approved,0)) AS aprtra,sum(if(gp=2,payed,0)) AS paytra, sum(if(gp=3,approved,0)) AS aprenr,sum(if(gp=3,payed,0)) AS payenr, sum(if(gp=4,approved,0)) AS aprdor,sum(if(gp=4,payed,0)) AS paydor FROM grants WHERE sid=1 GROUP BY sid;
+------+--------+--------+--------+--------+--------+--------+--------+--------+
| sid  | aprstu | paystu | aprtra | paytra | aprenr | payenr | aprdor | paydor |
+------+--------+--------+--------+--------+--------+--------+--------+--------+
|    1 |  10000 |   3750 |   5100 |   3000 |   1000 |      0 |      0 |      0 |
+------+--------+--------+--------+--------+--------+--------+--------+--------+
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