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Directory Search Error When Using Custom Employee Role (Doc ID 2516993.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 28, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Workforce Directory Management Cloud Service - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to search for an employee in the Directory using a custom employee role, the following error occurs.

An application has error occurred. Your help desk can use the following information to obtain a more detailed description of this incident

The log files show the error as:
DFW-99998 [java.lang.NumberFormatException][oracle.apps.hcm.workforceDirectory.core.publicUi.bean.DirectoryResultsBean.personLovValueChange][ORA_HCM_UIAPP]

Caused by: javax.faces.el.EvaluationException: java.lang.NumberFormatException:
at org.apache.myfaces.trinidadinternal.taglib.util.MethodExpressionMethodBinding.invoke(

Caused by: java.lang.NumberFormatException:
at sun.misc.FloatingDecimal.readJavaFormatString(
at java.lang.Double.valueOf(
at java.lang.Double.(
at oracle.apps.hcm.workforceDirectory.core.publicUi.bean.DirectoryResultsBean.personLovValueChange(

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Use seeded employee role to search directory. No issue.
2. Use custom employee role to search directory. Receive error.




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