Increasing the Column Size Of The 'Settings' Of 'Preferences' Table To Accommodate Another Directory Path Results in Error "TCM-0777, A database error occurred" (Doc ID 2200901.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 10, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content: Imaging - Version 11.1.1.8.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Is it possible to increase the Settings column to more than 255 characters?

When attempting to add more directory paths to the 'InputDirectories' field, the following error appears:  

The total length of all 5 directory paths have reached the 255 column limit.

"Sep 22, 2016 4:59:43 PM EDT","A database error occurred.","Error","TCM-00777","","1","c4e99672e01e88c7:-47a0068e:153851e6f05:-8000-0000000000380104","1:27885","ipm_server1","oracle.imaging.service.exceptions","","","","servername","ip adress","weblogic","","[ACTIVE].ExecuteThread: '17' for queue: 'weblogic.kernel.Default (self-tuning)'","","","","oracle.imaging.ImagingException: TCM-00777
stackTraceId: 8-1474577983438
faultType: DATABASE
faultDetails:
ErrorCode = javax.persistence.RollbackException, ErrorMessage = Exception [EclipseLink-4002] (Eclipse Persistence Services - 2.3.1.v20111018-r10243): org.eclipse.persistence.exceptions.DatabaseException
Internal Exception: java.sql.SQLException: ORA-12899: value too large for column ""TS_IPM"".""PREFERENCES"".""SETTING"" (actual: 305, maximum: 255)

Error Code: 12899
Call: UPDATE PREFERENCES SET SETTING = ? WHERE ((CONTEXT = ?) AND (USERGUID = ?))
bind => [3 parameters bound]
Query: UpdateObjectQuery(oracle.imaging.common.PreferenceItem@3dda3bf6)

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