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REGEX and string cutting

ve6sarve6sar Member Posts: 11
Here's what I'm trying to do.

I'm using a java app that inserts data into my database and if I set a switch in it's configuration it will call a couple stored processes.

What I'd like to do is use a stored process to identify certain strings then split them and store them in a seperate table.

Here's the string:

Here's the table structure I would like to use

| CallSSID | ReportTime | PackNum | An1 | An2 | An3 | An4 | An5 | Dig |
| HIGHPR |2008-05-28 19:00:05| 853 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 11 | 00000000 |

This is the methode that the stored procedure is called from the app.

CREATE PROCEDURE dbo.UpdatePackets
@CallsignSSID varchar(9), (FromCall ToCall Length CRC32)
@ReportTime datetime, (Set using the java.sql.PreparedStatement.setTimestamp())
@PacketType tinyint, (0-3 (see below); setByte() dbTinyInt=true, setShort() otherwise)
@IsWx bit, (Weather packet, setBoolean() used)
@Packet varbinary(512) (May contain any byte, 0-255)
---Put your code here

- @Packet is the entire string
I know that REGEX '.:T#' will identify the strings

I had never even heard of Stored Procedures until the other day so I've got a lot of learning to do.

My first question is how do I get the stored procedure to use regex on all strings being insert into a certain table and extract to strings for further processsing?

Next what's the easiest way to breakup the string?

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