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2288214 - time granularity of date / time datatypes - SAP ASE


  • How to create a datetime column that is accurate to a millisecond or better ?
  • How to configure the database to support millisecond accurately ?
  • In ASE, a timestamp gets rounded when compared to OS time.
    For example:

OS time 12:06:28.988 is shown as 12:06:28.986 in ASE.



SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.5, 15.7, and 16.0


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0 ; Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.5


millisecond, milliseconds, microsecond, microseconds, "milli second", "milli seconds", "micro second", "micro seconds", datetime, bigdatetime, "date time", accuracy, accurate , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , How To

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