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Differing Date Values and Oracle Database NLS Settings When Using the 'to_date' Function in ODI Column Mappings (Doc ID 424044.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 18, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Data Integrator - Version 3.2.03.01 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Two different results are retrieved with the following SQL instruction on the same Oracle Database Instance but from different Oracle clients when run in Oracle Data Integrator (ODI) Integration Interfaces or Specific Procedures: 

select to_char(to_date('28082004','DDMMYYYY'),'D') from dual;

In the first case, the result is 7, and 6 in the second case.

Cause

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