SQL Server Performance

Explicit conversion

Discussion in 'SQL Server 2005 General DBA Questions' started by JusticeLeague, Mar 28, 2005.

  1. JusticeLeague New Member

    in sql 2000 i could do this:

    SELECT * FROM MyTable WHERE Fld1 > 8 AND Fld2 = 'test'

    (where Fld1 is a varchar)

    and it returns no error

    wen i ran the same query on SQL2005 five it gives me an error, because there are some values in Fld2 which are not numbers.

    Is this somewhat a new rule in sql2005. if yes, could someone give me a link where it explains such.

  2. Luis Martin Moderator

    Please move to Yukon Forum.

    Luis Martin

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