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Mass Change of Location Traits Using Location List Throws 'ORA-01438: value larger than specified precision allowed' Error (Doc ID 2187689.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 25, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Retail Merchandising System - Version 14.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When performing mass change in Location Traits (associating or deleting them from Stores) using a Location List, the following error is thrown:

Steps to Reproduce:

  1. Enter Location List screen, with action “Use”.
  2. Ensure that the Location List has at least one Store associated to it.
  3. On the “Location List Head” screen, on the menu Options, select “Create Location Traits Change”. “Location Traits – Mass Change” screen opens.
  4. On the Multi-row block, select:
    a. Action = “Add”
    b. Location Trait = Select or enter a valid Location Trait
  5. Click on button “Add”.   Error message: “FRM-40508: ORACLE error: unable to INSERT record” appears.
  6. On the toolbar in the main screen of RMS, select the option “Display Error”.


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