troubleshooting Question

Pass the Result Set of One Stored Procedure into a Second Stored Procedure as an Input Parameter

Avatar of cat4larry
cat4larry asked on
Microsoft SQL Server
4 Comments1 Solution662 ViewsLast Modified:
As the title says, I need to pass a result set from a stored procedure into another as an input parameter.  Here's my situation:

I have a VERY LONG stored procedure that in essence is the heart and soul of my application.  It handles one of the most important features of the app.  But yeah, it's very long.  However it can probably be broken down into two main parts:  the part that selects a bunch of data and the part that inserts said data into a bunch of different places.

So I would like to break it apart into 2 stored procedures just to make it a little more palatable for the junior developers who also need to work on it.  

The result set amounts to 3 columns of data.  I've thought about using a more permanent temp table (I believe @@Temps are permanent until explicitly disposed) in which case I wouldn't even have to pass it as an input parameter I would simply need to reference it.

Anyway, I'm open to suggestions.
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Join our community to see this answer!
Unlock 1 Answer and 4 Comments.
Start Free Trial
Learn from the best

Network and collaborate with thousands of CTOs, CISOs, and IT Pros rooting for you and your success.

Andrew Hancock - VMware vExpert
See if this solution works for you by signing up for a 7 day free trial.
Unlock 1 Answer and 4 Comments.
Try for 7 days

”The time we save is the biggest benefit of E-E to our team. What could take multiple guys 2 hours or more each to find is accessed in around 15 minutes on Experts Exchange.

-Mike Kapnisakis, Warner Bros