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white [message #36587] Wed, 05 December 2001 10:10 Go to next message
adelia
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Registered: April 2001
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How can I concatenate variables white spaces with a string
Eg : select rpad(name,' ',20-LENGTH(Name))
from names;

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Re: white [message #36590 is a reply to message #36587] Wed, 05 December 2001 10:53 Go to previous message
Todd Barry
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Registered: August 2001
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If you just want the column right-padded with spaces to a width of 20:

select rpad(name, 20) from names

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