Subject Re: [firebird-support] Re: date functions in FB
Author Alexandre Benson Smith
d_dude_2003 wrote:

>>So adding a day would be as simple as:
>>Select MyDate + 1
>>From MyTable;
>>From there, you should be able to figure out the rest.
>Adding years is not obvious at all. Years can contain different number
>of days and there should be functions to handle that....Why the FB SQL
>is so poor? I remember doing this with MS SQL very easily..
Because FB take another approach.

Have a minimum of functions inside and make provisions for the user to
write the required funcionts trougth UDF.

in future FB versions a lot of functions will be incorporated inside the

Until there use UDF's there are a plenty of libraries available.

see you !

Alexandre Benson Smith
THOR Software e Comercial Ltda
Santo Andre - Sao Paulo - Brazil