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HPL/SQL is included to Apache Hive since version 2.0

current-timestamp

CURRENT_TIMESTAMP Function

CURRENT_TIMESTAMP function returns the current date and time (year, month, day, hour, minute, seconds and fractional seconds).

Syntax:

CURRENT_TIMESTAMP | CURRENT TIMESTAMP [(precision)] 

Parameters:

Parameter Value Description
precision Variable or expression Fractional seconds precision, from 0 to 3 Default 3

Return Type:

TIMESTAMP

Example:

Get the current and date and time without fraction:

CURRENT_TIMESTAMP(0)
--
2015-03-02 13:04:42

Compatibility: Oracle, IBM DB2, Teradata, MySQL.

Version: HPL/SQL 0.1

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