When Importing an .XER File Into Primavera an Errors occurs: 'PRM DBAccess Error: ORA-12899: Value Too Large for Column.'

(Doc ID 2210798.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 09, 2016

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When importing an .XER file into Primavera an errors occurs: 'PRM DBAccess Error: ORA-12899: value too large for column'.

PRM DBAccess Error: ORA-12899: value too large for column "ADMPEDTS_PMDB".RISKTYPE"."RISK_TYPE" (actual: 42, maximum: 40)

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Log into P6 Client.
2. Import XER file.
3. View error.


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