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PL/SQL Substring

Dear Experts,

How to get in Pl SQL Oracle Substring before "-" char, else get the string.

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Jamil Muammar
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Jamil Muammar
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Bill PrewCommented:
Try this:

CASE INSTR(col1, '-') WHEN 0 THEN col1 ELSE SUBSTR(col1, 1 , INSTR(col1, '-')-1) END AS newcol1

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