CHECKSUM Returns Same Value for Decimals - by F_clef

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ID 785295 Comments
Status Closed Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 0
Opened 4/22/2013 9:27:01 AM
Access Restriction Public


The CHECKSUM() function returns the same value for decimals.  Example: CHECKSUM(1.23) = CHECKSUM(123.00)
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Posted by F_clef on 4/30/2013 at 9:20 AM
That's such a copout. I expected better.
Posted by Vladimir Moldovanenko on 4/23/2013 at 5:37 AM
This is expected; checksum() is not guaranteed to produce unique results. See SQL BOL for more.