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Hi All, How to truncate the Microsecond from the Time

 
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ramfrom84

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 16, 2006 5:52 pm    Post subject: Hi All, How to truncate the Microsecond from the Time
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Hi All,
I want to truncate the Micro second from the Time Format.

My Input Time Format is 00:20:02.23232 (HH:MM:SS.microsecond)
output File should contain 00:20:02 (HH:MM:SS)

Anyboby knows Please help
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 16, 2006 6:05 pm    Post subject: Re: Hi All, How to truncate the Microsecond from the Time
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In REXX? Any one of the functions:

LEFT
PARSE
SUBSTR

If would think that the LEFT function would be the most straightforward:

hhmmss = LEFT(input_time,8)
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 16, 2006 6:19 pm    Post subject: Re: Hi All, How to truncate the Microsecond from the Time
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Thanks ,
One more Question.

If my Time Format is not fixed length,
for example
1)2:00:01.34343
2)22:00:01.54545

In these case how will it works
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 16, 2006 6:24 pm    Post subject:
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You can use PARSE, SUBSTR or POS.

O.
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