EWO Equipment Installation Data-related Error for ORA-12899: value too large for column "ASAP"."EQUIPMENT"."WORK_ORDER_NUMBER" (Doc ID 2195182.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 21, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Communications MetaSolv Solution - Version 6.2.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


An ORA-12899 error is thrown when attempting to install new equipment via an Engineering Work Order where the length of the order's Work Order Number field exceeds 15 characters. Below are the errors displayed in the GUI in the order they are received.

Complete text of first error

Images of the errors in the order they are received.  The first image highlights the Work Order Number field value that is mapped over from the EWO order and causing the "ORA-12899: value too large for column" error..


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