After Adding New Package Fields to a Package Template, the New Values Are Not the Configured Defaults on Existing Packages (Doc ID 1330151.1)

Last updated on JUNE 30, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Imaging and Process Management - Version: 10.1.3.3.2 and later   [Release: 10gR3 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

When adding new fields to a package template, the new fields in existing packages are stored as NULL in the database, and the value displayed through the client for the various field types is the following (regardless of the field's default value):
  • String = ""
  • Number = 0
  • Decimal = 0
  • Date = November 30, 1999
  • Boolean = False
Is this normal?

Solution

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