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I don't even know if this is even possible but I figured it'd make my life a lot easier if it was. I have an organizational table with departments and subdepartments that has a chain of command listing in it. (I didn't design it, don't shoot me, I'm just having to fix it). What I need to do is find a department and all departments beneath it based on the passed in value of the department's ID. I'm right now keying off the chain of command since the chain of command is from the top down.

FROM Department
FROM Department
WHERE DeptID = '12345'))

Though of course this doesn't work. It will only return those identical to the returned value. If I were to just "do it" without a subquery it'd be
SELECT * FROM Department WHERE COC LIKE '1;14;16;232;12 345;' and it would return everything from this department downward.

Is there a way to do a partial like on a subquery results?
Jan 25 '07 #1
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Not sure if I understood you correctly but try this:

Select *
from Department a
join Department b on a.COC = b.DeptID
where a.DeptID = '12345'
Jan 25 '07 #2

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