Date() Function Returns "Parameter () does not conform the specified format ("%Y%m%d") because it does not contain enough characters." (Doc ID 1601528.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 10, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Retail Predictive Application Server - Version 13.3.1.12 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When running the the rule "datetest = date(dateStr, "%Y%m%d")" on valid data, the following error message appears on the screen:

Parameter () does not conform the specified format ("%Y%m%d") because it does not contain enough characters.

Cause

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