Partition HIGH_VALUE Wrong When NLS_CALENDAR Not GREGORIAN (Doc ID 1964566.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 28, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When the NLS_CALENDAR value in a session is set to non-Gregorian, and a partition is created with a date specifying X(Gregorian), the data dictionary shows Y(Gregorian).   This is true when using TO_DATE and DATE, as shown in the following examples:

 

Changes

 The value of NLS_CALENDAR was set to something other than GREGORIAN in the session.

Cause

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