DBMS_JOB.SUMBIT Returns ORA-06502: PL/SQL: Numeric Or Value Error: Character To Number Conversion (Doc ID 2183082.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 15, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When trying to submit a job using dbms_job.submit it fails with ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character to number conversion error

This happens regardless of user. All objects are valid

Cause

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