Catalog Maintenance Stored Procedure Failing with Error "ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small" (Doc ID 2030642.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Commerce Platform - Version 11.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The catalog maintenance stored procedure fails when there is a category_id that is longer than 30 characters.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Create a category_id that is greater than 30 characters.
2. Add products to the category.
3. Run the Catalog Maintenance Service.
4. Observe the following error in the log:

Changes

Upgraded to Oracle Commerce 11.1.

Cause

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