Global Overlaps "From" And "To" Date Selectors Not Populating and "java.text.ParseException: Could not parse date" is Logged

(Doc ID 2221016.1)

Last updated on JUNE 01, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Utilities Network Management System - Version and later
Oracle Network Management for Utilities - DMS - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The Global Overlaps From and To  date/time fields are not populating.

Within a switch sheet, the Switching Overlaps is selected from the Tools menu.
The Global Overlaps panel displays and an exception is thrown in the client log file

2017-01-06 10:31:25,620 [AWT-EventQueue-0] ERROR com.splwg.oms.jbot.validate.ValidationRule: Could not parse date
java.text.ParseException: Could not parse date
at com.splwg.oms.util.FormattedDate.parse(
at com.splwg.oms.util.FormattedDate.(
at com.splwg.oms.jbot.validate.ConfigSetValue.verifyInternal(
at com.splwg.oms.jbot.validate.ValidationRule.verify(
at com.splwg.oms.jbot.JBotTool.runValidationGroup(
at com.splwg.oms.jbot.command.RunValidationCommand.execute(
at com.splwg.oms.jbot.JBotCommand.executeCommand(

The From: and To: date selectors are not populated but should be.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Select Tools->Switching Overlaps
2. Global Overlaps panel displays
3. Select an option from the Range picklist
4. Select the refresh icon.


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