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ORA-06502 numeric or value error: character to number conversion error when try to run apxchpwd.sql (Doc ID 2564670.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 22, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Application Express (APEX) - Version 19.1.0.00.15 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

[apexd1] SYS > start apxchpwd.sql
...set_appun.sql
================================================================================
This script can be used to change the password of an Application Express
instance administrator. If the user does not yet exist, a user record will be
created.
================================================================================
Enter the administrator's username [ADMIN]
User "ADMIN" exists.
Enter ADMIN's email [ADMIN] 
Enter ADMIN's password []
declare
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character to number conversion error
ORA-06512: at line 2

Cause

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