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From:Bengt Lindholm Date:February 10 2004 4:08pm
Subject:Re: GROUP BY question
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On 2004-02-10, at 16.21, Brian Power wrote:

> I'm not sure if it is possible to do with a group by
> Say you had
> 1   2004-02-02 12:00:00
> 2   2004-02-02 12:00:05
> 3   2004-02-02 12:00:09
> 4   2004-02-02 12:00:12
> this would require 1,2 and 3 in one group and
> 2,3,4 in another. My understanding is that you cant have the same rec 
> in two groups

Thanks Brian,

In your example they would all be in the same group. You could say the 
group delimiter is any gap between records that is 5 minutes or more. 
So records would be in the same group even if the total timespan for 
the group is more than 5 minutes, but all gaps between individual 
records in the group is less than 5 minutes. No record would then be in 
more than 1 group.


Bengt Lindholm

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