T-SQL Deep Dives: Create Efficient QueriesCommented on: 3 years ago
(November 23, 2010)
For "Extra Spaces", this is less efficient, but you don't have to worry about whether the unused character is present. For readability I have used carets where the spaces should appear in...
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