Gorby7

Execute SQL stored procedure with table parameter - from AutoIT

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#1 ·  Posted (edited)

I have an Autoit-based client GUI that uses a single MS SQL Server database. I have no problem connecting to and executing queries against this database from my AutoIT code, with the below exception:

One of the database's stored procedures I need to execute requires a parameter that is a table. I've set up the appropriate table_type on the database and everything works fine on the database itself when I execute the stored proc with a table variable for the parameter (no AutoIT involved). The problem is that I can't figure out how to pass a table parameter from AutoIT, assuming it's even possible. The code below shows the two methods I've tried, both methods return a RecordSet object that is at EOF.

#include <Array.au3>

Opt("MustDeclareVars", 0)

$sDBSrv = "ITSQL01.domain.com"
$sDBName = "INVDEV"
$sADOName = "ADODB.Connection"

$oSQLConn = ObjCreate($sADOName)
$sConnStr = "Driver={SQL Server};Server=" & $sDBSrv & ";Database=" & $sDBName & ";Trusted_Connection=yes;"
$oSQLConn.Open ($sConnStr)
$rsoFacFriendly = $oSQLConn.Execute("SELECT TOP 5 FriendlyName FROM Facility")
If Not $rsoFacFriendly.EOF Then $aFacFriendly = $rsoFacFriendly.GetRows()

_ArrayDisplay($aFacFriendly)

$rsoSPResults = $oSQLConn.Execute("EXEC spTableParameterPassTest " & $aFacFriendly)
Select
    Case $rsoSPResults.EOF = False
        MsgBox(0, "sp exec1", "not end of file")
        $aSPResults = $rsoSPResults.GetRows()
        _ArrayDisplay($aSPResults)
    Case IsObj($rsoSPResults) = 0
        MsgBox(0, "sp exec1", "rso isn't even an object")
    Case $rsoSPResults.EOF = True
        MsgBox(0, "sp exec1", "At end of file")
    Case Else
        MsgBox(0, "sp exec1", "Something else happened")
EndSelect

$rsoSPResults = 0

$rsoSPResults = $oSQLConn.Execute("EXEC spTableParameterPassTest " & $rsoFacFriendly)
Select
    Case $rsoSPResults.EOF = False
        MsgBox(0, "sp exec2", "not end of file")
        $aSPResults = $rsoSPResults.GetRows()
        _ArrayDisplay($aSPResults)
    Case IsObj($rsoSPResults) = 0
        MsgBox(0, "sp exec2", "rso isn't even an object")
    Case $rsoSPResults.EOF = True
        MsgBox(0, "sp exec2", "At end of file")
    Case Else
        MsgBox(0, "sp exec2", "Something else happened")
EndSelect

$rsoSPResults = 0
$rsoFacFriendly = 0
$oSQLConn.Close
$oSQLConn = 0

Exit

 

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#2 ·  Posted

Look in my ADO.au3 UDF there is example about using stored procedures.

 


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#3 ·  Posted

That UDF would've saved me some time had I known about it earlier! Maybe it's my lack of MSSQL expertise, but I don't see how any of those functions in ADO.au3 would allow me to execute a stored procedure with a parameter that is a table/recordset.

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#4 ·  Posted

Do you have any working example for example written in VB ?


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Any of my own code posted anywhere on the forum is available for use by others without any restriction of any kind. 

My contribution (my own projects): * Debenu Quick PDF Library - UDF * Debenu PDF Viewer SDK - UDF * Acrobat Reader - ActiveX Viewer * UDF for PDFCreator v1.x.x * XZip - UDF * AppCompatFlags UDF * CrowdinAPI UDF * _WinMergeCompare2Files() * _JavaExceptionAdd() * _IsBeta() * Writing DPI Awareness App - workaround * _AutoIt_RequiredVersion() * Chilkatsoft.au3 UDF * TeamViewer.au3 UDF * JavaManagement UDF * VIES over SOAP * WinSCP UDF * GHAPI UDF - modest begining - comunication with GitHub REST API *

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