Error Importing Package - Specified Cast is not Valid

(Doc ID 2274922.1)

Last updated on JUNE 12, 2017

Applies to:

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


In Oracle Primavera Portfolio Management , some packages will fail to import


Import Error:
User ID: 1
Time: 6/6/2017
Record Name: Potenziale-Gesamt-Summe
Error Text: DBObjects.Table.addNew Specified cast is not valid.
Corrective Action:
Call Stack: at ProSight.Portfolios.Packager.Infrastructure.PackageXML.psPackageXML.Store(psProgressTicker ticker, Boolean updateSystemObjects)
  at ProSight.Portfolios.Packager.PackageImport.psPackageImport.doImport(psProgress progress)

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

  1. Open the  Import PPM Package application
  2. Try to import a package in OPPM 16.1.2
  3.  Error occurs


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