Inserting TIMESTAMP With Oracle ODBC Driver Fails With ORA-01483 (Doc ID 444045.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle ODBC Driver - Version: 10.2.0.3.0 and later   [Release: and later ]
Linux x86
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
UNIX/LINUX platforms using Oracle 10g release 2 ODBC Drivers

Symptoms

Attempting to insert into a table containing a TIMESTAMP fails with
[unixODBC][Oracle][ODBC][Ora]ORA-01483: invalid length for DATE or NUMBER bind variable

Cause

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