PipelineBuffer.GetDecimal Method

Gets the decimal value stored in the PipelineBuffer column.

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


Public Function GetDecimal ( _
    columnIndex As Integer _
) As Decimal
Dim instance As PipelineBuffer
Dim columnIndex As Integer
Dim returnValue As Decimal

returnValue = instance.GetDecimal(columnIndex)
public decimal GetDecimal(
    int columnIndex
Decimal GetDecimal(
    int columnIndex
member GetDecimal : 
        columnIndex:int -> decimal 
public function GetDecimal(
    columnIndex : int
) : decimal


Return Value

Type: System.Decimal
The decimal value stored in the PipelineBuffer row.


This method works with the following Integration Services data types:

If the value of the column is null, the PipelineBuffer produces a ColumnIsNullException. You can check for null 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.