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How do you get days when subtracting a date column from the current date in mysl

Posted on 2011-09-02
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How do you getthe days value when you subtract a date from the curdate()?
SELECT
(curdate() - tracker.PP_dateDue) AS 'Days_Late'
FROM
tracker
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Question by:matthewdacruz
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USE DATEDIFF('current_date', 'old_date')

AS shown below:

SELECT
DATEDIFF(curdate() , tracker.PP_dateDue) AS 'Days_Late'
FROM
tracker
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Thank you
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