It’s hard to keep up with new Snowflake features coming out left, right and center. Here’s one that’s created a lot of buzz in the community – EXCLUDE and RENAME. So simple, and yet so much time saved!
Start Up Code
create or replace table frosty_db.challenges.week27 ( icecream_id int, icecream_flavour varchar(15), icecream_manufacturer varchar(50), icecream_brand varchar(50), icecreambrandowner varchar(50), milktype varchar(15), region_of_origin varchar(50), recomendad_price number, wholesale_price number ); insert into frosty_db.challenges.week27 values (1, 'strawberry', 'Jimmy Ice', 'Ice Co.', 'Food Brand Inc.', 'normal', 'Midwest', 7.99, 5), (2, 'vanilla', 'Kelly Cream Company', 'Ice Co.', 'Food Brand Inc.', 'dna-modified', 'Northeast', 3.99, 2.5), (3, 'chocolate', 'ChoccyCream', 'Ice Co.', 'Food Brand Inc.', 'normal', 'Midwest', 8.99, 5.5);
Take the start up code above, and write a SELECT * query that:
This one should only take 5 minutes!
Remember, if you want to participate:
A short challenge indeed, but still a very useful one. Thanks for highlighting the new functionality, I’ve already used it several times to massively simplify scripts on larger column sets!
Babu S says
Solution URL – https://github.com/Dhanushbabus/frostyfriday.git
I had no clue about this feature. Thanks for highlighting it this week.
My first FF!
Learn something new every day!
Jamie Laird says
Nice intro to these parameters
Nice little trick to know.