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JR32709: ISVALID ONLY ACCEPTS YYYY-MM-DD FORMAT FOR DATE. ENHANCEMENT REQUEST FOR ISVALID TO ACCEPT OTHER DATE FORMAT LIKE MM/DD/YYYY.

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APAR status

  • Closed as requirement.

Error description

  • Information Server 8.1 on Aix 5.3
    
    The ISVALID function only accepts YYYY-MM-DD format for date.
    Would like to submit an enhancement request to have ISVALID
    function accepts other date format as well.  For example, date
    format of MM/DD/YYYY.
    

Local fix

  • workaround:
    
    if Isvalid("date",
    Field(DSLink3.col1,"/",3):"-":Field(DSLink3.col1,"/",1):"-":Fiel
    d(DSLink
    3.col1,"/",2)) then "Y" else "N"
    

Problem summary

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

  • It will be addressed in future release.
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR32709

  • Reported component name

    WIS DATASTAGE

  • Reported component ID

    5724Q36DS

  • Reported release

    810

  • Status

    CLOSED REQ

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2009-04-15

  • Closed date

    2009-04-16

  • Last modified date

    2009-04-16

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Fix information

Applicable component levels

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Document Information

Modified date:
16 April 2009