Fetching More Than 32760 Characters Into A PL/SQL Variable of Type LONG Fails With ORA-06502
Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2012
Applies to:PL/SQL - Version 184.108.40.206 to 220.127.116.11 [Release 8.1.7 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 06-Sep-2012***
Executing a PL/SQL procedure that is returning the Oracle error 'ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error' when doing one of the following:
- SELECT or FETCH a value that has more then 32k Characters into a variable
- Concatenate two long variables into a third long variable where the combined value has more than 32k characters.
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