[freetds] conversion of a char data type to a datetime data
Lowden, James K
LowdenJK at bernstein.com
Tue Oct 4 09:53:27 EDT 2005
> From: Brad
> Sent: Tuesday, October 04, 2005 7:48 AM
> I am trying to run a "select" on a read-only table in a (Spanish)
> database (on an MS SQL server).
> There is a column with dates ("fecha") in it.
> If this column is selected, I get the following message:
> ---- tsql output ----
> 1> select * from calendarios
> 2> go
> url fecha visible_en_web
> Msg 242, Level 16, State 3, Server INTRANET, Line 7
> The conversion of a char data type to a datetime data type resulted
> in an out-of-range datetime value.
> ---- end tsql output ----
> And no data is actually displayed.
> Any ideas as to why this might be happening?
Bizarre. Something is going on, server-side. Question 1: Line 7 of
what? You issued a 1-line query.
I think your table has a computed column or is perhaps a function or
> I would not really
> expect to get that kind of error message unless I am updating or
Exactly. Unless you have something like this:
1> set ansi_warnings on
1> create view v as
2> select getdate() as now
4> select cast('Aug 4 878' as datetime)
1> select now from v
Msg 242, Level 16, State 3, Server AC2KAMA0848, Line 1
The conversion of a char data type to a datetime data type resulted in
an out-of-range datetime value.
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