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how to sort date field in file with format mm/dd/yyyy

 
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aryanpa1

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PostPosted: Fri Aug 29, 2008 10:31 pm    Post subject: how to sort date field in file with format mm/dd/yyyy
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I have a file which I need to sort on basis of Date field which is in mm/dd/yyyy format. Can you please help
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Craq Giegerich

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PostPosted: Fri Aug 29, 2008 10:34 pm    Post subject:
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Sort the date in three parts, year, month, day! What does this have to do with DB2?
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 29, 2008 10:39 pm    Post subject:
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Hi Craq ,

This is a DB2 unload. Also by mistake I have entered in DB2.

Is there any other way we can sort without dividing the date
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dick scherrer

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PostPosted: Fri Aug 29, 2008 11:44 pm    Post subject:
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Hello,

Suggest you re-arrange the date or specify the 3 fields. . .
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