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CURRENT_TIMESTAMP

Applies to ✅ Open Source Edition   ✅ Express Edition   ✅ Professional Edition   ✅ Enterprise Edition

Get the current server time as a SQL TIMESTAMP type (represented by java.sql.Timestamp).

SELECT current_timestamp;
create.select(currentTimestamp()).fetch();

The result being something like

+-----------------------+
| current_timestamp     |
+-----------------------+
|   2020-02-03 15:30:45 |
+-----------------------+

Dialect support

This example using jOOQ:

currentTimestamp()

Translates to the following dialect specific expressions:

-- ACCESS
now()

-- ASE
current_bigdatetime()

-- AURORA_MYSQL, CUBRID, MARIADB, MEMSQL, MYSQL
current_timestamp()

-- AURORA_POSTGRES, COCKROACHDB, DB2, DERBY, FIREBIRD, H2, HANA, HSQLDB, INGRES, ORACLE, POSTGRES, REDSHIFT, SQLDATAWAREHOUSE, 
-- SQLITE, SQLSERVER, TERADATA, VERTICA
CURRENT_TIMESTAMP

-- INFORMIX
CURRENT

-- SYBASE
CURRENT TIMESTAMP

(These are currently generated with jOOQ 3.15, see #10141)

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