PipelineBuffer.GetTime Method

Gets the TimeSpan value stored in the PipelineBuffer column.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Dts.Pipeline
Assembly:  Microsoft.SqlServer.PipelineHost (in Microsoft.SqlServer.PipelineHost.dll)


Public Function GetTime ( _
    columnIndex As Integer _
) As TimeSpan
Dim instance As PipelineBuffer
Dim columnIndex As Integer
Dim returnValue As TimeSpan

returnValue = instance.GetTime(columnIndex)
public TimeSpan GetTime(
    int columnIndex
TimeSpan GetTime(
    int columnIndex
member GetTime : 
        columnIndex:int -> TimeSpan 
public function GetTime(
    columnIndex : int
) : TimeSpan


Return Value

Type: System.TimeSpan
The TimeSpan value stored in the PipelineBuffer column.


This method works with the following Integration Services data types:

The GetTime method retrieves a TimeSpan value for columns of data types, DT_DBTIME and DT_DBTIME2.

If the value of the column is null, the PipelineBuffer throws a ColumnIsNullException. You can check for a null value by calling the IsNull method.

For a complete list of Integration Services data types and the corresponding Get and Set methods of the PipelineBuffer class to use with each type, see Working with Data Types in the Data Flow.