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Convert Oracle TimeStamp to SQL Server SmallDateTimeStamp

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Can someone tell me how to convert Oracle TimeStamp data type into a format that SQL Server 2008 can allow an insert into a smalldatetime data type column?

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Using to_char you can convert the Oracle timestamp to a string in whatever format you want:

http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E11882_01/server.112/e26088/functions200.htm

Thre format values are here:
http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E11882_01/server.112/e26088/sql_elements004.htm#CDEHIFJA
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