Re: Convertion of date/time binary format to text format

From: Volkan YAZICI <yazicivo(at)ttnet(dot)net(dot)tr>
To: "Mavinakuli, Prasanna (STSD)" <prasanna(dot)b-m(at)hp(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-interfaces(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Convertion of date/time binary format to text format
Date: 2005-12-27 18:53:51
Message-ID: 20051227185351.GA546@alamut
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On Dec 23 12:25, Mavinakuli, Prasanna (STSD) wrote:
> So how can I get the ASCII format/Text format from that binary
> format.
> Please get me the steps to convert timestamp column which is of
> binary mode to TEXT/ASCII mode

I attached an example program which answers your question. Hope
this helps.

(I skipped byte order conversions in my example for simplicity. Don't
forget 'em in your own program for portability.)


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