Subject Help with timing queries
Author Bill Oliver

I would like to time some queries for performance testing. I know I
can do this in ISQL by using the SET STATS ON ; command. But, my co-
worker has provided some queries that display a large result set. Is
there some way to turn off display of the result set to the console?

I'm not really interested in timing how fast my console can print the
records. :)

Perhaps there is a better technique that readers can provide? For some
of the queries I can limit the rows returned by using ROWS 1, but this
isn't always helpful. True, too, that a real world application would
attempt to limit the number of rows returned to only those that are