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Problem in getting date from JSP Form

mohsin sheikh
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Joined: Mar 28, 2007
Posts: 22
Hi,
I am implenting a project on Library Management System(Web application).
I have a form as New User Registration Form in which user enters his/her information.There is one field as DateOfBirth which takes input as string(i.e date of birth of the user).Now I am extracting this inputs in Servlet.
My aim is to insert these inputs in a user table.I am using SQL Server 2000.
I am using Prepared Statement for Insert query.I convert the date of birth which is in string to java.sql.Date object using the following code:-

java.util.Date d=null;
java.sql.Date dateofbirth=null;

try {
SimpleDateFormat formatter = new SimpleDateFormat("dd/mm/yyyy");
dateofbirth = new java.sql.Date(formatter.parse(dob).getTime());

} catch(Exception e) {
e.printStackTrace();}

Now the problem arises when i am doing this:-

query="Insert into USERDETAILS values(?,?,?,?,?,?,?,?,?,?,?)";

pstmt=con.prepareStatement(query);
pstmt.setString(1, userid);
pstmt.setString(2, name);
******* pstmt.setDate(3, dateofbirth);
pstmt.setString(4, gender);
pstmt.setString(5, address);
pstmt.setString(6, city);
pstmt.setString(7, state);
pstmt.setString(8, country);
pstmt.setString(9, phone);
pstmt.setString(10, email);
pstmt.setString(11, occupation);
i=pstmt.executeUpdate();

I am getting error in "pstmt.setDate(3, dateofbirth);".
It gives error like "java.sql.SQLException: [Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver]Optional feature not implemented"

This is the error i m getting.Please help me in this matter.I will be very thankful to you.

Regards,
Mohsin
Amarender Reddy
Ranch Hand

Joined: May 12, 2005
Posts: 54
The JDBC/ODBC driver does not provide a complete set of JDBC 2.0 features so this example must result in a call that is not supported in the driver. You could try using the Microsoft JDBC driver or the JDTS driver. They should provide better performance as well.

cheers
Pradnya Markale
Greenhorn

Joined: Oct 31, 2006
Posts: 2
Just a suggestion -
Try it out with DATETIME in SQL Server and java.sql.Timestamp in Java once.
mohsin sheikh
Greenhorn

Joined: Mar 28, 2007
Posts: 22
Hi,
Thankyou for your replies.Now the problem is solved.Now i am using different Driver i.e sql driver(Type4).Now again some problems comes out.When the user enter Date in String form ,i convert that date in java.sql.date using the following function:

private java.sql.Date dateConverter(String date) {

java.sql.Date sqlDate=null;
try
{
SimpleDateFormat formatter = new SimpleDateFormat("mm/dd/yyyy");
sqlDate = new java.sql.Date(formatter.parse(date).getTime());
return sqlDate;
}
catch(Exception e)
{
e.printStackTrace();
}
return null;
}

The problem now is that when the user enters some date,then that date gets changed e.g
when the user enters 25/07/1983.it gets stored in database as 1/25/1983.
Please help me on this matter.
Jeanne Boyarsky
internet detective
Marshal

Joined: May 26, 2003
Posts: 30130
    
150

Mohsin,
25/07/1983 is not in the format mm/dd/yyyy. In particular, 25 is not a valid month. Java is guessing at what you mean.


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