Difference In Duration Of Event Between Argus 5.1 And 7.x

(Doc ID 1627902.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 16, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Argus Safety - Version 5.1 to 7.0.3 [Release 5.1 to 7.0.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In Argus 5.x, if the event start and stop dates are the same day and no time is added this is calculated as ‘1 day’.


However, in Argus 7.0.x, this is calculated as ‘0 minutes’.

If the start and stop date are the same day and no time is added the duration should be equal to '0 min'

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

Execute the steps In Argus 5.1 and 7.x to see difference.

  1. Open a random case and go to Events Tab
  2. press '=' on Onset Date/Time then Tab out
  3. press '=' on Stop Date/Time then Tab out
  4. Note Duration of Event


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