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Time value as output

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For few columns from the source i.e .csv file, we are having values like 1:52:00, 14:45:00.

I am supposed to load to the Oracle table.

Which data type should I choose in Target as well as source?
Should i be doing any thing in the expression transformation?

posted Sep 2, 2014 by Sunil

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Use SQLLDR to load the data into database with the format described as in the link

http://docs.oracle.com/cd/B19306_01/server.102/b14200/sql_elements004.htm

ie.'HH24:MI:SS'

answer Sep 3, 2014 by Shweta Singh
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Oracle does not support time-only values, it supports dates (with a time component). You have a few options:
1.Store the value as a string, perhaps providing a leading zero for the hour.
2.Store the value as the number of seconds (or minutes) past midnight.
3.Store the value as the time component of some arbitrarily defined date, for example 0001-JAN-01 01:52:00 and 0001-Jan-01 14:45:00. Tell your report writers to ignore the date portion of the value.

Your source datatype will be string(8). Use LPAD to add leading zeroes.

answer Sep 3, 2014 by Shweta Singh
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