Error Reversing Journal: ORA-01840: 'Input Value Not Long Enough For Date Format' (Doc ID 2263342.1)

Last updated on MAY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle General Ledger - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to reverse journals either by "Program - Automatic Reversal" or "Reverse Journals" process, both are failing with an Oracle date format error for a particular ledger.

ERROR
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Secondary ledger and primary ledger accounting calendar are different.
Actual balance journal.

ORA-01840: input value not long enough for date format

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
Reverse journals either by "Program - Automatic Reversal" or "Reverse Journals"


Cause

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