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SQL Server 2008 query syntax meaning in SSIS  SQL Task

Posted on 2014-04-03
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Hi,

I have a  SQL Task in an SSIS job   that fires
DELETE FROM HISTORY WHERE RecordDate = ?

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RecordDate is  of data type Date and is a Primary Key.
What exactly does this do?
Delete values that have a ? value?
any guidance appreciated, thanks
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just found out, its a placeholder for a parameter
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How do I close this question?
I have answered it myself and I want to keep it in my history
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You could post a "Request for attention" asking to close the question accepting your own comment as the solution - with zero points obviously :)
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thanks Carl, will do that :-)
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Thanks Anthony
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found the answer , its a placeholder for a parameter
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