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(select Extract(dow...))

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Hi all

Does anyone know how to subtract the day of the week (in numbers)
from the current date

i tried

....(current_date + (SELECT EXTRACT(DOW FROM current_timestamp)))

but got stupid syntax errors?
Aug 30 '08 #1
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i'm afraid my english isn't good enough but writting
Expand|Select|Wrap|Line Numbers
  1. select extract(dow from '30-08-2008'::date);
you get a number representation of saturday (ie number 6).

I'm afraid it isn't what you need because you use similar query, so if you could specify what you need.
Aug 31 '08 #2

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