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Ora-12899 Raised in Trigger Execution Where a Timestamp(6) Column is Assigned Systimestamp (Doc ID 1288838.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 23, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
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An after update trigger raises ORA-12899 on production system when new timestamp value is assigned a systimestamp value.
A scaled-down sample of the trigger source code might include something like:


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