This week's book giveaways are in the iOS and Features new in Java 8 forums. We're giving away four copies each of Barcodes with iOS: Bringing together the digital and physical worlds and Core Java for the Impatient and have the authors on-line! See this thread and this one for details.
Tim Nachreiner wrote:After trapping the error, I could see that the cause was due to referencing an invalid field in the table. Once I used the correct fieldname the error went away. Sorry for the confusion.
I'm still suprised this code worked because I thought the Date object needed to be instantiated somehow, not merely assigned a value. I thought I'd have to use something like