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Old February 7th, 2007, 07:20 AM
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Hi,

How to convert a variable to another type in PL/SQL stored proc..?
i'm using the following piece of code but its givin errors while running.
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SELECT cast(tbl_profile.usertext AS NUMBER(3)) INTO vUserText FROM tbl_profile WHERE PLANID = c.NUM;
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As far as i know Oracle provides a set of conversion functions which are as follows:

TO_CHAR()
TO_NUMBER()
TO_DATE()
HEXTOROW()
RAWTOHEX()
ROWIDTOCHAR()
CHARTOROWID()


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