String Column With Length Greater Than 2000 Characters Creates A CLOB Data Type Column In The Database

(Doc ID 1488260.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 11, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle SOA Platform - BAM (Business Activity Monitoring) - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When a Data Object defines a column with type 'String' whose length is greater than 2000 characters, the underlying RDBMS creates the entry in the BAM repository with a column type of CLOB.

This results in future inserts into this data object failing (because of the presence of the CLOB column) with this exception:



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