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inserting a string containing date into oracle table which has the date type field
Joined: Dec 05, 2004
Dec 05, 2004 08:49:00
i have a html page which accepts the date from text box in dd/mm/yyyy format.
is stored in string variable in next
now how can i store this string variable into oracle table which has coloumn with date data type.
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Joined: May 26, 2003
Dec 05, 2004 17:43:00
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Take a look at the
class. This converts your String into a Date. Then you can use stmt.setDate() and let Oracle worry about the database format.
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Joined: Aug 13, 2004
Dec 06, 2004 00:41:00
You can do it in either way either convery string into Date typoe in
Code or Do it in Oracle.
To do same in oracle,simply you can use to_date function of oracle to covert your string into date type
Syntax is to_date(String,Format)
if you want to insert a date ie 06/12/2004 in dd/mm/yyyy format,
You can do same like this
insert into table_name(Date_column) values(to_date('06/12/2004','dd/mm/yyyy'))
[ December 06, 2004: Message edited by: Shailesh Chandra ]
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