RE: Convert Long to Date
Date: Thu, 26 Jun 2008 16:11:36 -0400
Use PL/SQL. Read the long into a varchar2 and then perform a to_date on the varchar2 variable into a date variable. You can put this into a user function if desired.
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Sent: Thursday, June 26, 2008 3:11 PM To: oracle-l-freelists Subject: Convert Long to Date Oracle stores the High Value of a Partition in a Long column. Iswear I've searched the friendly web, and I just can't figure out how to get this long column converted back to a date or char I can take a char to a date.
If it exists on the web, please tell me. I don't know why this is so hard to find.
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