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Some Date Formats Are Not Supported by DAP (Doc ID 1579697.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 17, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Network Charging and Control - Version 4.0.0 and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)


In all current versions of NCC (Network Charging and Control), DAP (Data Access Pack) has limit support for parsing ISO 8601 date formats.  This is used in DAP to convert date strings returned by an ASP (Application Service Provider) into a date profile tag.  Here is an example of the DAP Operation Response configuration required to extract a date string from the returned XML and store it into a DATE type profile tag (aptly named DATE in this example):

For more information on how to use this screen, please refer to the DAP User/Technical Guide.

Currently, only two date string formats are supported:

Due to this limitation, DAP is not able to correctly integrate with ASPs which return date strings which DAP does not handle.


Attempts to return date strings from an ASP to DAP.


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