REL Update Procedure Fails Processing EVENT_ESSENTIALS With "ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character to number conversion error"

(Doc ID 408608.1)

Last updated on MARCH 30, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management - Version and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)
Solaris Operating System (SPARC)
Checked for relevance on 02-08-2008


The problem happens with the Billing and Revenue Manger (BRM) software when the Rated Event Loader (REL) is used to load a rated event into the BRM database. The following sequence of error messages is shown :

this ultimately shows that the locale language configuration is wrong.


This problem may happen if the environment (ex. Solaris) "Locale" settings are modified, if the pin_rel startup script is modified, or if the database session "NLS_TERRITORY" is more generally altered to a value different from AMERICA.


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