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Decimal to Binary

Posted on 2012-04-11
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I have a SSIS package that I have a field that is a Decimal now but it needs to be converted to a binary string for example.  One of the values is 152  and that should actual after it is converted look like 10011000.  I have had it figured out in an access database by using my own module,  But now we have ported over to SQL and i need  this to be done in SSIS.  Please help.
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CREATE FUNCTION udf_bin_me (@IncomingNumber int)
RETURNS varchar(200)
as
BEGIN
 
      DECLARE @BinNumber      VARCHAR(200)
      SET @BinNumber = ''
 
      WHILE @IncomingNumber <> 0
      BEGIN
            SET @BinNumber = SUBSTRING('0123456789', (@IncomingNumber % 2) + 1, 1) + @BinNumber
            SET @IncomingNumber = @IncomingNumber / 2
      END
 
      RETURN @BinNumber
 
END
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by:yawkey13
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I got this function a while ago from the MSDN forums.
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by:Brickwall
ID: 37835896
how o i incorporate this into my SIS package?
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