Chapter 1 – The Basics of SQL

“As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master.”

- Abraham Lincoln

Introduction

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The Student_Table above will be used

in our early SQL Examples

This is a pictorial of the Student_Table which we will use to present some basic examples of SQL and get some hands-on experience with querying this table. This book attempts to show you the table, the query, and the result set.

Finding Your Current Schema

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The example above shows you how to find your current schema.

Setting Your Default SCHEMA

DB2 allows you do set ...

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