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Transformation Execution Fails With “ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small” (Doc ID 2575274.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 11, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Health Sciences Data Management Workbench - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The following error occurs when attempting to execute a Transformation:

Error from OWB/CDR DB Server-PLSQL Operator: statement:"begin CDR_Wxxx_xxxxxxx_1.xxxxxx_1_PKG.xxxxx_1_LOAD ; end;" caught:java.sql.SQLException: ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small
ORA-06512: at "CDR_Wxxx_xxxxxxx.DVxxxxxxxx$INS", line 45
ORA-04088: error during execution of trigger 'CDR_Wxxx_xxxxxxx.DVxxxxxxx$INS'
ORA-06512: at "CDR_Wxxx_xxxxxxx_1.xxxxx_1_PKG", line 4
ORA-06512: at line 1


The length of a VARCHAR2 column in the Transformation target Data Model was increased.


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