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how to obtain a resultset having fixed records

smitha rai
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Joined: Aug 15, 2001
Posts: 33
I want to query the database and get the resultset for the first 10 records OR next 10 records OR any recordsbased on row number. I used rownum in my select query, but it works for only first record. Apprecite if some one could help me out.
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Tanel Alumae

Joined: Aug 26, 2002
Posts: 14
If I understand correctly, what you want to do is called resultset paging.
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[ September 09, 2002: Message edited by: Tanel Alumae ]

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