During Offline Migration With SQL*Loader Error Occurs ORA-01821: Date Format Not Recognized (Doc ID 1475082.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 18, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 3.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using the offline migration, SQL*Loader generates an error on DATE columns

Record 49: Rejected - Error on table DBO_MT2.AGENTS, column CHANGED.
ORA-01821: date format not recognized


It seems to happen  with SMALLDATETIME from SQL Server .

Cause

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