ExecuteSQL and empty data fields in WHERE clause

Discussion created by datastride on Apr 9, 2014
Latest reply on Apr 10, 2014 by beverly

It seems that ExecuteSQL in the following case:


"WHERE Inactive <> 1"


does not work when the number field "Active" is empty. In other words "Inactive <>1" is evaluated as "False" if "Inactive" is empty.


If Inactive has been set to 0 (zero), the above WHERE clause evaluates correctly. So the workaround is to simply use a AutoEnter calc to set the field to 0 (zero) whenever it is empty.


Is this known and expected behavior?


Thanks for any insights ...