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Why it is returning *


Why it is returning *

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hi All,

when i am executing the below query it is returning * instead of showing error.

select cast(123 as varchar(2))

means the length of the integer value is greater than the converting value that time it is showing the result.

thanks,:-)
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Documented behaviour - http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa226054(v=sql.80).aspx#feedback, half-way down the article.

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Thank you very much
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