Re: Modify data from select before insert.

Something like ...

insert into table1 (col1) 
select replace(substr(col_1,1,2) || '-' || substr(col_1,3),'A','B')
  from table2
/  

??
Raj
--- Lyndon Tiu <ltiu@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hello guys,
> 
> I could use a few tips here.
> 
> I have a sql statement:
> 
> insert into table1
> (
> col1
> )
> select col1 from tabl2;
> 
> Problem is, I need to modify the data in the column from table2 first before 
> inserting to
> table1. Like add a dash, after the third character ... chnage all A's to B's 
> sort of thing.
> 
> Can you guys give me a few hints and perhaps a few keywords I can use to 
> search google for?
> 
> Thank you very much.
> 
> --
> Lyndon Tiu
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Best Regards
Raj
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