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Date Conversion - JD Edwards

Date Conversion - JD Edwards

Date Conversion - JD Edwards

Does anyone know of a way to change a SQL View of JDE data to translate their date in to a normal date format i.e.  09/05/01.  Or if there's a .udf available to convert it within Cognos?  We are trying to avoid a long nested "IF" Statement each time the date is pulled into Cognos.  The JDE "date" format isn't stored in SQL as a date, but as a numeric field, 9 digits

JDE Format:


C - Century
YY - YY  
Ddd - day of year

Century - 0 = 1900
Century  - 1 = 2000
YY = 01, 02, 67, 95, etc.
DDD = 1-365 to represent  the day.  

We are trying to find the best way to convert it in order to pull it into Cognos Impromptu.  

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