I have a date column and the data I am loading is something like:
Wed Mar 21 12:45:14 EST 2001
so, how do I load the date with the "EST" and everything.
I know if I were to convert SYSDATE I would do something like:
select to_char(sysdate, 'Dy Month DD HH24:MI:SS "EST" YYYY') from dual;
My MAIN problem is the "EST" thing.
But, in SQL*Loader, I am confused how to tell it to see the date. The documentation regarding this is very confusing.
I have been changing my controlfile around.
My controlfile right now is:
INTO table app_ticker_price
FIELDS terminated by ","
Ticker enclosed by '"',
EquityName enclosed by '"',
Changedate date "DD-MON-YYYY"
thanks for the help.
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