Table column date format vs. String

1 回表示 (過去 30 日間)
JFz 2016 年 3 月 21 日
回答済み: Dave Behera 2016 年 3 月 25 日
I have a table A with column 'dates' and the format is string like '04/01/2016'. I have another table B with column 'dates' and the format is '4/1/2016'. Now I want to do a join by the 'dates' column, but the do not match, and I get 0 rows. How to make the two columns match? Thanks a lot!


Dave Behera
Dave Behera 2016 年 3 月 25 日
Are you using database tables? In that case you can try creating a table with 2 columns where each row corresponds to the same dates in the other two tables. Then, you can do a join on the three of them to get the final result.
So, if your original tables are A (with date format '04/01/2016') and B (with date format '4/1/2016'), you can create a table C with two columns. A row in C will be like
'04/01/2016' | '4/1/2016'
Then you do
D = (A JOIN C on C.col1)
O = D JOIN B on D.col2
O should give you the output, but remember that the columns from C will still be there in O. You can remove them using the SELECT statement.
To create the table C, you will have to take all dates from table A and parse them to generate new strings (similar to dates in B).

その他の回答 (0 件)


Help Center および File ExchangeLogical についてさらに検索



Community Treasure Hunt

Find the treasures in MATLAB Central and discover how the community can help you!

Start Hunting!

Translated by