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Posted on 2013-01-30
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is there a oracle function to convert

a) 2.0718  =>  2.08  and
b) 2.0700  =>  2.07  

thanks
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oracle round function does not work for this case
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select ceil(number*100)/100
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SQL> select ceil(2.0700*100)/100 from dual;
CEIL(2.0700*100)/100
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                2.07

SQL> select ceil(2.0718*100)/100 from dual;
CEIL(2.0718*100)/100
--------------------
                2.08
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works great..thanks
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by:David
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A second look then, suggests you want a zero placeholder to supress trailing zeros, but a non-zero value always rounds up to the next increment.  Correct?

If so then no, nothing I'm immediately able to put my finger on -- but am I on the right track now?
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