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MySql problem

colin shuker
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Joined: Apr 11, 2005
Posts: 750
Hi, its not really a java problem, but its needed in a program I'm doing.

Using mysql 5.1(in windows xp) locally, I can't get to_timestamp(...) function to work.

If I enter on the MySql command prompt:

It just tells me I have an error in the syntax, but I know it works with oracle, and I'm pretty sure the to_timestamp is valid in mysql.

Can anyone help? Thanks
Paul Sturrock

Joined: Apr 14, 2004
Posts: 10336

Is it a valid MySQL function? I don't see it in the documentation (I had a quick glance under date/time fucntions - it might be somewhere else).

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colin shuker
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Joined: Apr 11, 2005
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Well I took off the to_ bit, and now it says:

Truncated incorrect time value: 'YYYY-MM-DD HH24:MI:SS'

So I guess I'm half way there, but can't seem to fix this
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