Subject Re: Re[4]: [firebird-support] Re: Stored Procedure as a Function?
Author Martijn Tonies
> MT> Disagree - a FUNCTION allows usage without SELECT etc and can be
> MT> very much more "clean" in this regard.
> that's exactly what I meant for "syntactic sugar": the ability to use
> a better, cleaner syntax to do a task that's already possible through an
> alternate, worse syntax. So we don't disagree after all. :-)


Anyway, I think the inline select is more of a "hack" ... Functions
would be better.

Ah well - 2.0 is on it's way... (ahum *g*)


With regards,

Martijn Tonies
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