Using GetDate() in SSIS with Derived transformation

I’m trying to add a new column using the Derived Column transformation; I need to accomplish the following but not having any luck:

Need to substract 1 ½ day from Current time.
This is what I have:

GETDATE() – 1.5

This is not working,  I know I have to use a cast operator but can’t figure out which one.
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.




ie 36 hours

the date day subtraction uages only allows for integer days...
Oneill0003Author Commented:
What about if i need to substract 20 minutes?


Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
Oneill0003Author Commented:
Thanks drydenhogg that worked great!

It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Microsoft SQL Server

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.