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From Chris Wilson <ch...@aptivate.org>
Subject Re: Issue with COUNT function
Date Fri, 21 Jan 2011 18:03:37 GMT

On Fri, 21 Jan 2011, NBW wrote:

> SELECT COUNT(*) FROM (SELECT file.md5, instCollection.collectionId FROM
> file, collection leafCollection, collection instCollection WHERE
> (file.status=1 OR file.status=2) and file.collectionId =
> leafCollection.collectionId AND leafCollection.instanceCollectionId =
> instCollection.collectionId GROUP BY file.md5, instCollection.collectionId)
> That query under Oracle works fine. Under Derby I get the following error:
> [42X01][30000] Syntax error: Encountered "<EOF>" at line 1, column 313.
> If I run the query without the SELECT COUNT(*) it will run fine in Derby
> too, but I am trying to get the count :-)
> I feel like I must be missing something obvious here. 

I think that every sub-SELECT must have a table alias in Derby, so add "AS 
t" to the end of the query (after the closing parenthesis) and it might 
work :)

Cheers, Chris.
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