15.10 - PERIOD(TIMESTAMP) - Preprocessor2 for Embedded SQL

Teradata Preprocessor2 for Embedded SQL Programmer Guide

prodname
Preprocessor2 for Embedded SQL
vrm_release
15.10
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-2446-035K

There are two timestamp values: the first timestamp value represents the start of the period and the second timestamp value follows the end of the period.

Only character host variable formats are supported. Two TIMESTAMP members, each with the format shown in Table 6, are returned.

 

Table 6: PERIOD(TIMESTAMP) MEMBERS

Field

Displacement

Length

Description

Seconds

0

4

This integer represents the number of seconds as a scaled decimal. For example, 12.56 seconds is returned as 12560000.

Year

4

2

This integer represents the year value.

Month

6

1

This integer represents the month value.

Day

7

1

This integer represents the day of the month.

Hours

8

1

This integer represents the number of hours.

Minutes

9

1

This integer represents the number of minutes.

The total length of the output is 20 bytes.