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about oracle database working with asp

i have aproblem that i design an asp working with oracle database, and i use oo4o to connect the vbscript code to the database ,and i have atable that contain afield called (record_date),when i try to submit data into the table ,there is an error occured which said (oip 00005:variable not in avalid date format),although i have another page submitting the date field normally in the format(ex:1-may-2000)with out any problems,what can i do to solve this problem?.
thank you.
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mouattsCommented:
Could you post the offending code please.
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jitgangulyCommented:
Use IsDate function before you submit to the db.

If isDate(mydate) then
' submit code
end if

As always, code is better to suggest you something
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prokniCommented:
User to_date(date_var,'DD-MON-YYYY') to make sure you are sending a right format.
Use it in your sql str.Replace date with your date variable.
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Chandramouli kArchitectCommented:
i agree with prokni

first test hardcoding the value.

date_var = '1-may-2000'

strQry = "insert into table1(date_of_joining) values (to_date('" & date_var & "','DD-MON-YYYY')"

Objcn.Execute strQry

**date_var is a string variable**

KCM
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mouattsCommented:
Actually safer to use a date format string of 'DD-MON-RRRR' which is y2k complient.
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