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Message Posted: Wed, 19 May 2004 @ 09:09:50 GMT

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Subj:   Re: Rounding vs truncation
From:   Willimott, Andrew

Hi Rachel,

You need to first convert either the numerator and denominator to a decimal or float to first get a non integer answer to 10/4.

Decimal will give you 2.5, but float will return 3.

     select cast(10 as float)/4;

The DBSControl Record RoundHalfwayMagUp flag may also be a factor.

Andrew W

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