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ORA-06502 with UTL_HTTP and Proxy that requires Authentication (Doc ID 420174.1)

Last updated on APRIL 09, 2020

Applies to:

PL/SQL - Version to [Release 9.2 to 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.


When using UTL_HTTP.SET_AUTHENTICATION(request, proxyUser, proxyPass, 'Basic', TRUE);
in PLSQL there are following errors:

ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error
ORA-06512: at "SYS.UTL_HTTP", line 1027


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