This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
we will use table aliases in queries, if we have very long or complex table names or column names. are aliases only meant for this purpose? are there any other advantages using aliases?
Please let me know.