How to Handle New Date Formats in SQL*Plus and PL/SQL Procedures When You Get ORA-01861 Error?

(Doc ID 376034.1)

Last updated on JUNE 22, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Application Object Library - Version 11.5.10.2 to 11.5.10.2 [Release 11.5]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 22-Jun-2017***

Goal

What syntax is required to resolve ORA-01861 error, when the user changes the value set from obsoleted FND_DATE. The custom PL/SQL or SQL*Plus registered as concurrent programs fails with error:

ORACLE error 1861 in FDPSTP

Cause: FDPSTP failed due to ORA-01861: literal does not match format string
ORA-06512: at line 1

Solution

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