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Error: ORA-20001: Hijrah Date should be of format 'YYYY/MM/DD' While Updating Iqama Details Using API (Doc ID 2617802.1)

Last updated on MARCH 14, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle HRMS (Saudi Arabia) - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to update Iqama details using hr_person_extra_info_api.update_person_extra_info the following error occurs

Even though date format input is correct 

Error Message
ORA-20001: Hijrah Date should be of format 'YYYY/MM/DD'



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

1. Login into SQL PLUS using APPS user

2. Execute the API hr_person_extra_info_api.update_person_extra_info to update Iqama Details

3. Getting error as shown above


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