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data type length issue in SSAS

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I have created a view in my database having a calculated column as


Updatedate = 24/04/2011 11:24:00:0000


than the caluculated column return me 201104241124001

In this case the last digit is always 1 or 0 (zero) according to EODFLAG. when i use this view in my named query for the fact table and use this column for max aggregation. The last digit of this column always have zero.

when i change the lenght of the column like that


Updatedate = 24/04/2011 11:24:00:0000


by changing the substring lenght from 7 to 6 ssas give me the last digit of this column as per the EOD FLAG.

IS there any lenght restriction in SSAS measure length ?

I am strange with this behaviour of SSAS. please advise



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