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Re: select taking forever

From: Steven Tower <tower(at)towerhome(dot)cx>
To: shridhar_daithankar(at)persistent(dot)co(dot)in
Cc: pgsql-general(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: select taking forever
Date: 2003-08-29 11:37:55
Message-ID: 1062157075.9893.69.camel@localhost.localdomain (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
Lists: pgsql-general
I will give 7.4 a try.  Actually I have played around with rewriting
this, it's not my select statement, personally I would have designed the
tables a little differently in order to facilitate better statements.  I
agree, the IN's are a little much. :-)


On Fri, 2003-08-29 at 07:14, Shridhar Daithankar wrote:

> On 29 Aug 2003 at 7:04, Steven Tower wrote:
> > 
> > I have a basic SQL call that takes forever because Postgresql seems to want to 
> > use a Seq row scan on the table Products which has around 41k rows. Below is 
> > the sql call and the explain.
> > 
> > explain select * from ChargeCodes where AccountID = '{58C215AA-2C71-446F-88F3-
> > BC2C0D23EF28}' and ChargeCodeID IN (Select ChargeCodeID from Products where 
> > ProductID in (select ProductID from OrderRules where WebUserRoleID 
> > in (Select WebUserRoleID from WebUsers where WebUserID = '{3CD5D4F5-
> > 448B-11D5-83DB-0001023EA2FA}')))
> So many in's nested? I doubt a 7.3.x would survive that.
> Upgrade to 7.4 beta2. The 'in' problem is taken care of, in there..
> Can you somehow rewrite that as nested joins? They could be much better..
> Bye
>  Shridhar
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