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date runction

date runction

date runction

(OP)
Hi.,

Can somebody help to get the date in the following format.

dd-mon-yy (i.e, 01-May-05).

Thanks for your help.

RE: date runction

select current_date (format 'yyyy-mmm-dd');

 *** Query completed. One row found. One column returned.
 *** Total elapsed time was 1 second.

       Date
-----------
2006-Jul-08

Dieter

RE: date runction

Unless something has change, ODBC does not accept format statements.  If you are using ODBC connectivity you will also need to CAST the date to maintain the format:

select CAST(current_date (format'yyyy-mmm-dd')as char(11));
   

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