Re: Cheaper option
Couldn't this have been done rather more quickly and efficiently by batches of simple SQL UPDATE queries?
That's just crazy talk - a simple solution for a simple problem, plainly you don't work in commercial I.T.
Or government! I've pointed out all sorts of simple ways to save time/money around here, but manglement isn't remotely interested. But they can spend millions paying con-sultants for a computer system that will slow down what we do here. Our tax dollars at work for us.