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ORA-01861 literal does not match format string

Mohd Asim
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Joined: Jul 04, 2007
Posts: 24
i have a bean called module that i want to commit to the database. it has 2 date fields i.e dateCreated and dateModified. now i am using this sql query to update the fields:


but it gives me a "ORA-01861 literal does not match format string" exception.

i have even checked both my module date fields and oracle date fields. both match in format but still i am unable to update.

any ideas???
Jan Cumps
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Joined: Dec 20, 2006
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Oracle uses the date format DD-MON-YYY (country dependent).
Your date.toString() does not return the date in that format.
Why don't you use parameter binding?
Then you can insert the date using statement.setDate().

Regards, Jan


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