Nonstop Database, HiRDB Version 9 SQL Reference


1.1.3 Specifying a numeric value

Numeric values (other than numeric literals) that are to be specified in an SQL statement must be specified in accordance with the notation rules and restrictions that are applicable to unsigned integers; these notation rules and restrictions are shown in Tables 1-11 and 1-12.

SQL recognizes the following as numeric values (not as numeric literals):