Siebel Adapter iFrame does not sort Date metadata correctly: sorting date like it is a string

(Doc ID 2325370.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 06, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 12.2.1.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Issue
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Defined custom metadata xDocReceivedDate that is defined as a date, and is displayed it in the Webcenter Content Siebel Adapter iFrame.

Documents are sorted in default iFrame initially, according to this date metadata, in descending order, which is correct.

However, clicking the column header to sort ascending, or back to descending, it is not sorted correctly - it is sorting the dates like they are string metadata (text).

Cause

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