BCC Import Error - the entry should consist of no more than 254 characters (Doc ID 1968360.1)

Last updated on JUNE 26, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Commerce Merchandising - Version 10.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


An item property is defined as data-type="string" in the repository definition and with a column size VARCHAR2(2000 BYTE) in the oracle database.

When an item containing this property is imported using the merchandising import functionality and that item contains more than 254 characters, the import fails with the following error:

As this property can accommodate more than 254 characters, this error should not be thrown.


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