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    Exclamation Problem with Parsing Name & Address, please help


    I intend to write procedures/functions in PL/SQL to parse Name field into various fields : Title, FirstName, MiddleName, LastName, Gender
    E.g:
    Nguyen Van A
    Nguyen Thi B

    After parsing, the result will be shown as:

    Title FirstName MiddleName LastName Gender
    Mr Nguyen Van A Male
    Ms Nguyen Thi B Female

    I supposed that Title & Gender are realized through MiddleName field. If MiddleName's values in (Thi, Dieu) then Title is assigned as Ms, and Gender = "F". Otherwise, Title = "Mr", and Gender = "M".


    2/ Another procedure/function is ParseAddress with the requirement as:
    Address field is divided into Street, Group, Area, Ward, County fields
    E.g.:
    No 6 Sum Street - Group 8 - Area 2 - ABCD Ward - London

    The result:

    Street Group Area Ward County
    No 6 Sum Street Group 8 Area 2 ABCD London

    I have tried coding by Visual Basic, it is OK. But if I interpret to PL/SQL -> it doesn't work. Please give me insructions. Thank you very much for your support!
    Kind regards!
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    Cool


    And where is your code?

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