ORA-06502 in SUPVWEDT Form When Department Name Contains More Than 31 Characters
Last updated on AUGUST 17, 2016
Applies to:Oracle Retail Merchandising System - Version 13.1.5 to 13.1.9 [Release 13.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
In Oracle Retail Merchandising System (RMS) 13.1.x, the below error is encountered when trying to create, view, or edit a supplier when the client_name for a department in dynamic_hier_code contains more than 31 characters:
Steps to Reproduce:
- Add a client_name for DEPARTMENT that is longer than 31 bytes. For example:
update dynamic_hier_code set client_name='DEPARTMENT THAT IS TOO LONG TO USE HERE' where rms_name='DEPARTMENT';
- Navigate: Control > Supplier.
- In the Action field, select New, View, or Edit.
- Note the error: ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character sting buffer too small returned by program unit LANGUAGE_SQL.GET_CODE_DESC
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