Is there any db2 date function to convert from integer to date?

Working on db2 8.2.2 and solaris 5.9. Is there any db2 date function which converts integer value to actual date. As we are storing date as integer in our database and wanted to convert it into date with a date function while retriving it. Can anyone help here please.Reply's will be appreciated ...

Report Studio 8.2 vs. 8.3 and CAST function

Abdel Aliaoui said: I have two queries defined as follow:Query 1DataItem1: MyHierarchyNameDataItem2: roleValue('_memberUniqueName', DataItem1)FILTER: cast(DataItem2 as varchar(500)) = ?Parameter1?Query 2DataItem1: MyHierarchyNameDataItem2: roleValue('_memberUniqueName', DataItem1)FILTER: DataItem1 = ...

CAST function in assignment statement ?

In the below procedure I couldn't use the cast function in assignment statement. Please explain ?create or replace procedure testasvar int;var1 float;var2 decimal(19,4);beginvar2 := cast(var as float);end;But the following query works fine :select cast(sno as float) from test ( Here sno is of int da ...

Oracle CAST function

If we use Cast function in simple select query it works.Same function is not accepted in group by clause ?!?!?Can someone explain why ? =dimple ...

DB2 DIGIT FUNCTION IN ORACLE

What is the DB2 DIGIT FUNCTION equivalent in ORACLE database. We have done a migration from db2 to oracle and many programs just fails where I encounters digit function. Is there any workaroud or function present in oracle database which makes the program working.Just share your knowledge .venuhi@gm ...

Oracle Help on CAST function, defining TYPE TABLE and using a REF cursor

I have written a procedure (lookup) inside a package (lookup_pkg) as shown below. Procedure has an output variable of type PL/SQL TABLE which is defined in the package. I want to write a wrapper procedure lookupref to the procedure lookup to return a ref cursor. CREATE OR REPLACE PACKAGE lookup_pkg ...

Oracle CAST function in PL/SQL

has anybody a reasonable explanation for this weird behaviour concerning the CAST function? I am using 9iR2. Following runs fine eventhough I would expect an error: SQL> DECLAREi INTEGER;x VARCHAR2 (1) := 'x';BEGINi := CAST (1 AS x);DBMS_OUTPUT.put_line ('i=' || i);END;/i=1PL/SQL procedure succes ...

Oracle date shows timestamp with cast function

i am entering date from java to oracle, when i used CAST function to convert as TIMESTAMP it shows the correct time in ONE DB environment. But the same date not showing proper time in another DB environment.It always shows 12.00.00.000000 shall i want to set any values in db level.QL> SELECT CAST ...

Oracle Using CAST Function in PL-SQL

I'm writing a stored procedure which tries to convert a string representing a number to a fixed size number(with 2 positions fraction). For example, if the input was "15,456" the result would become 15.45.I was able to aschieve this ussing the CAST function within a query as follows:select cast ('15 ...

Oracle cast function

Is it a good practice to convert Null's using CAST function to convert it explicitly to the respective column's datatype while inserting data in the table or this is an unnecessary operation. I think Oracle ignores datatype if it is a NULL. Correct me if I am wrong.Appreciate your time. ...

Oracle TABLE(CAST()) function not returning the correct results in few scenarios.

I am using TABLE(CAST()) operation in PL/SQL and it is returning me no data.Here is what I have done:1. Created Record type CREATE OR REPLACE TYPE target_rec AS OBJECT(target__id NUMBER(10),target_entity_id NUMBER(10),dd CHAR(3),fd CHAR(3),code NUMBER(10),target_pct NUMBER,template_nm VARCHAR2(50),p ...

Oracle Problem with query having cast function

I Had a problem with below query with cast function.{CODE} SQL> SELECT2 CAST ( ( ( (COUNT (3 CASE4 WHEN ServiceRequest_ec.WasCaseClosed = 15 THEN 16 END) )* 100) / (COUNT (DISTINCT ServiceRequest_ec.case_id)) ) AS nvarchar) AS Average7 FROM ServiceRequest_ec8 INNER JOIN cases_ec9 ON ServiceReques ...

Oracle ORA-00902: invalid datatype comile error while using CAST function

I'm getting ORA-00902: invalid datatype compilation error while using CAST function. open ref_cursor_list for select empName from TABLE(CAST(part_t AS partnumberlist)); The partnumberlist and ref_cursor_list is declared in the Package spec as given below.TYPE ref_cursor_list IS REF CURSOR;TYPE partn ...

Oracle derive found flag in SQL with where clause using TABLE(CAST function

Stored procedure listEmployees========================== CREATE OR REPLACE TYPE STRING_ARRAY AS VARRAY(8000) OF VARCHAR2(15); empIdList STRING_ARRAYcountriesList STRING_ARRAY SELECT EMP_ID, EMP_COUNTRY, EMP_NAME, _FOUND_FLAG_ FROM EMPLOYEE WHERE EMP_ID IN (SELECT * FROM TABLE(CAST(empIdList AS STRIN ...

DB2 FLOAT Function Equivalent in Oracle

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CAST FUNCTIOn???

Is their any Function to convert datatype like in Sql Server there is function called CAST in which we can convert datatypes. Like for e.gE.gselect distinct cast(year(sta_dt) as varchar(05))+'-'+ cast(year(end_dt) as varchar(05)) as yr_expn from co_mast which returns year 2005-2006. Which command we ...

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I try to run one user define function on db2 zos.this function is one of the sample db2 function on dsn710.sdsnsamp.when i try to run this function i got following message:DSNT408I SQLCODE = -444, ERROR: USER PROGRAM DSN8DUTI COULD NOT BE FOUND DSNT418I SQLSTATE = 42724 SQLSTATE RETURN CODE DSNT415I ...

DB2 Monthname function problem

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I'm trying to create a new user defined function under DB2 V8.1 for z/OS that includes a recursive common table expression but everytime I try to create it I get a SQL syntax error of -104 complaining about a "(" was encountered. I scoured the SQL for a syntax error and even used an exampl ...

DB2 Epoch function

DB2 8.2 AIX 5.2I've got a trigger which insert a current timestamp in DB2 Timestamp format but I want to have a trigger which inserts current EPOCH time. I haven't been able to find a db2 function for it, so was looking for the least hack way to do it. ...

AS400 (DB2) Date Function

I need function or code to take two fields one is the Century the other is the rest of the date. Example: RCRCCC = 20 RCRCDT = 100610 What I am try to do is create a view that takes the two fields puts them together into another field that is date format (2010-06-10 00:00:00.000)Here it is in SQL:CA ...

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CAST function on Informix 7.20

My company is using an Informix DBMS version 7.20 on a SCO Unix machine (should be version 5). I want to convert a DATE field to CHAR data type for comparision. For example, the DATE field named TheDate, with data '2001/02/20'. I want it output as 0220.However, I cannot use TO_CHAR and CAST function ...

DB2 Create Function, how to get the schema name into FUNCPATH

DB2 version DB2/AIX64 8.2.2I have created SQL functions:CREATE FUNCTION DB2INST1.FORMATS(MAP_VAL VARCHAR(20),KEY_VAL INTEGER)RETURNS VARCHAR(200)LANGUAGE SQLREADS SQL DATANO EXTERNAL ACTIONDETERMINISTICRETURNCASEWHEN MAP_VAL='EMP_COUNT' OR MAP_VAL='ENTERPRISE_EMP' THEN(SELECT DESCRIPTION FROM DB2INS ...

DB2 Mod function does not support decimal ?

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IBM DB2 has a DIGITS SQL function that returns a character-string representation of a number, with the following properties:The result of the function is a fixed-length character string representing the absolute value of the argument without regard to its scale. The result does not include a sign or ...

Oracle General-Purpose CAST function that won't cause error

All,I'm in need of a function that returns a valid value or NULL as the result of casting one scalar datatype to another. Right now:SELECT CAST('140000' AS NUMBER(4,2)) AS FROM DUAL; Results in:Error starting at line 1 in command:SELECT CAST('140000' AS NUMBER(4,2)) AS MYNUM FROM DUALError report:SQ ...

Oracle cast function

I'm converting a function from sql server to Oracle.. Below 2 variables are set in the function, not sure how to convert into Oracle.. set @NUMREL = CAST(CONVERT(NVARCHAR(25), GETDATE(), 101) AS DATETIME) set SET @CRED = @INV - ISNULL(@WGT,0)   Any suggestions please ? ...

Oracle ORA-22905 and Cast function

I am running a query with following code:select d.acct_num, lib.fmt_money(a.amt) Total Amountfrom account d, table(report.lib.expense (d.acct_num)) awhere clause. Here: 1. Report is another schema containing packqges for reporting development.2. lib is package name created in the report schema. It c ...

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HiI'm trying to fetch data from 1 stored procedures with four select statments since my Procedure is in COBOL so it can be donei'm getting weird error message when it start to fetch from second select staement from same procedure . But first query returns me resultset properly. Here is a Error messa ...

db2 snapshot function

my questions is it possible to have two differant value from snapshot table function and by taking regular db snapshot ?here is what i am getting when i do this:select * from table(snapshot_database('TEST',-1)) as TESTTB;pool_drty_pg_steal_clns=317069pool_drty_pg_thrsh_clns=494803pool_lsn_gap_clns=3 ...

need help on db2 sql function to sub string

i am new to db2 so i need help on this, thanks.i have a query as below :select log,type from table_logwhich returns me the following result set :log type error in people date 20060630 id 123 ASCerror in house date 20060330 id 124 ASCdisable joke date 20060330 id 456 ASDfound error currency date 2005 ...

need help on db2 sql function to sub string

i am new to db2 so i need help on this, thanks.i have a query as below :select log,type from table_logwhich returns me the following result set :log type error in people date 20060630 id 123 ASCerror in house date 20060330 id 124 ASCdisable joke date 20060330 id 456 ASDfound error currency date 2005 ...

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Can someone help me in the following:An example is shown below, I had assign a date (format: dd/mm/yyyy) to @vdate. Follow by a cast to vchar. The issue is that the date format is changed after the cast. I would like the date format to remain as dd/mm/yyyy after doing the cast. Hope someone can give ...

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HiI am converting numeric value in date dt=39904 select Cast(Dt as datetime) from t1retrun value is 03/04/2009but actual value is 01/04/2009 ...

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Cast function in mysql

Helo everybodyHow to convert database type from datetime to varchar? and decimal to varchar?Can I use this code?Quote ... CAST(now() as varchar(20)) I use MySQL version 5.0.21Other question:If I execute procedureQuote ... CREATE PROCEDURE `formatdate`(dtDate datetime)BEGINSELECT date_format(now(),'% ...

Cast function

the problem should be easy to solve but I can't find how.HFILE file1 = m_pInternetFile->operator HFILE;The error I receive is:cannot convert from 'int (__thiscall CFile::*)(void) const' to 'const int'Where is the mistake? How can I cast it into a CFile pointer? ...

Oracle CAST Function with Not Null

I'm trying to cast a column as not null in a materialized view and I don't want to use a predefined table. Where does the 'not null' go or is it even valid? I've tried everything and a lot of resources to find out., no luchkcreate materialized viewxxx...as select cast (a.item_num as varchar2(10) )fr ...

Oracle Having Problems with CAST Function

I need to write an SQL statement that does a cast or some type of conversion from a number to a string.I have tried a number of things and can't get it to work.Here's what i currently have:SELECT *FROM TABLE1WHERE COLUMN1 = CAST(12345678 AS STRING)I've tried using CHAR and VARCHAR2 instead of string ...

Oracle Using CAST function to convert to timestamp

I have a select statement that runs via JDBC and is not using any index as timestamp is explicitly used. I would like to be able to convert to Date so the proper index can be used as this column is of Date datatype. I'm having "ORA-25137: Data value out of range" when I use "b.TRAN_DATE BETWEEN CAST ...

Oracle Question regarding CAST function

I have two tables which have same columns and different datatype. I have to create a view union all these tables, but want to change the datatype to number(6) in the view. I could not get it done. Could anyone please help me here.Thanks in advance!!! SQL>desc t1;Name Null? Type -------- COL1 NUMB ...

Oracle CAST function

select cast( '22-Aug-2003' AS varchar2(30) ) from dual;SQL> select cast( '22-Aug-2003' AS varchar2(30) ) from dual;CAST('22-AUG-2003'ASVARCHAR2(3 22-Aug-2003then if I change it to the following:SQL> select cast( '22-Aug-2003' AS varchar2 ) from dual;select cast( '22-Aug-2003' AS varchar2 ) fro ...

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In oracle, I want to convert varchar2 data into binary i.e. raw, but cating opertion is giving me error.Pl help.Pavan ...

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