"Ora-28538: Heterogeneous Services Datatype Conversion Error" When Using The 11.2.0.2 DG4MSQL on Solaris (Doc ID 1320302.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database Gateway for SQL Server - Version 11.2.0.2 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 11.2]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms

You receive the error-


ORA-28538: Heterogeneous Services datatype conversion error


using the 11.2.0.2 Database Gateway for SQL*Server (DG4MSQL) on Solaris and the TO_DATE or TO_CHAR function against the SQL*Server DATE datatype.

Cause

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