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Monday, 25 January 2010

CTE maximum recursion error- SQL

I was running a CTE an got the following Error message:

'The statement terminated. The maximum recursion 100 has been exhausted before statement completion.'

The statement would undertake over 100 recursions hence the message. To rectify, I added the following query hint:


Overriding the default of 100 for this particular statement.

1 comment:

Dom Horton said...

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