Tag - Recursive Common Table Expression

Introduction to MySQL 8.0 Common Table Expressions (Part 1)

MySQL Common Table Expressions

This blog is the first part of a two-articles series. In this article, I’m going to introduce the Common Table Expression (CTE), a new feature available on MySQL 8.0, as well as Percona Server for MySQL 8.
What is a Common Table Expression?
We can define a CTE as an alternative to a derived table. In […]

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Sudoku Recursive Common Table Expression Solver

Recursive Common Table Expressions

In this blog post, we’ll look at a solving Sudoku using MySQL 8.0 recursive common table expression.
Vadim was recently having a little Saturday morning fun solving Sudoku using MySQL 8. The whole idea comes from SQLite, where Richard Hipp has come up with some outlandish recursive query examples — WITH clause.
The SQLite query:

Shell

WITH RECURSIVE
 input(sud) […]

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