ZA: ORA-01861 When Updating Personal Information When Using Specific Date Format (Doc ID 2292673.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle iRecruitment - Version 12.2.5 and later
Oracle HRMS (South African) - Version 12.2.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.2.5 version patched at R12.HR_PF.C.Delta.8, IRecruitment Candidate or Employee Self Service

After applying <Patch 25964265>, When attempting to register as a candidate or
update personal information details from Self Service, on ZA legislation only and
user has a specific date format like 'YYYY-MM-DD', the following error occurs.

 

ERROR
"ORA-01861: literal does not match format string in Package hr_person_swi Procedure update_person"

STEPS

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Navigation:Log in Irecruitment external candidate
2. Click on Register Today
3. Fill in Address details> Country; South Africa
4. Enter the other details and click next error occurs

OR (from Self Service):
1. Select Employee Self-Service responsibility
2. Personal information->Update Basic details
3. Select Correct or complete the current details
4. Update a field (e.g Previous Last Name)
5. Click Next and Error occurs

Changes

 applied <Patch 25964265>

Cause

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