Can I use… F312, “MERGE statement”

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  1. Ambiguities not always reported
  2. Ambiguities not always reported • The on clause requires parenthesis: on ( <condition> )

Normative References

F312, “MERGE statement” is an optional feature in ISO/IEC 9075-2:2016. It first appeared in ISO/IEC 9075-2:2003.

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