Can I use… first_value(…) [respect nulls]


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  1. No explicit respect nulls clause

The first_value(…) window function evaluates its argument using the first row defined by the over clause:

SELECT FIRST_VALUE(<expr>) OVER (ORDER BY …)
  FROM …

Normative References

The first_value() window function is defined in ISO/IEC 9075:2016-2 as part of optional feature T617, “FIRST_VALUE and LAST_VALUE functions”.

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