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Write a SQL query to display the current date

April 10, 2016 6:26 pm

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Write a SQL query to display the current date


The DUAL table is a special one-row, one-column table present by default in Oracle and other database installations. The sysdate returns the current date from the oracle database server.

													SELECT sysdate from dual;
													

The to_char funcation format the date.


Solution

   					 SELECT TO_CHAR(SYSDATE, 'MM-DD-YYYY HH24:MI:SS') "NOW"  FROM DUAL;				    

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