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LINQ left outer join question

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 09, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net
 
I can do this in other ways, but am looking for the "LINQ" way of doing this: Table1: People (PersonId,SchoolId)Table2: AssignedPeople (PersonId,SchoolId,RoomId) I want to select the people in Table1 within a particular SchoolId that are not in the assignedPeople table (in a particular Room).  The SQL is: select p.* from people p left outer join assignedpeople ap on p.PersonId=ap.Person and p.SchoolId=ap.SchoolIdand ap.RoomId=@roomId where p.SchoolId=@SchoolId and ap.PersonId is null I tried this LINQ (VB,NET):dim SchoolID as guid=...dim RoomID as guid=... (from p in dc.people where p.SchoolId=SchoolIdgroup join ap in dc.AssignedPeopleon p.PersonId equals ap.PersonId and p.SchoolId equals ap.SchoolId into groupfrom g in group.DefaultIfEmptywhere g.RoomID = nothing) but I can't get the ap.RoomId=@roomId part into the right place, should be something like:group join (from ap in dc.AssignedPeople where ap.RoomId=RoomId) Any help would be appreciated,Reuven


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