ORA-04061 Error While Approving By Email Purchase Requisitions:'APPS.PO_WF_REQ_NOTIFICATION Has Been Invalidated' (Doc ID 1335218.1)

Last updated on JUNE 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Purchasing - Version 12.0.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 19-Sep-2013***

Symptoms

Approving Purchase Requisitions by email can generate the following reply email with errors:

Error:
Warning: Your previous response to this message was invalid (see error message below).
Please resubmit your response.
Error Message: ORA-04061: existing state of has been invalidated
ORA-04061: existing state of has been invalidated
ORA-04061: existing state of package body "APPS.PO_WF_REQ_NOTIFICATION" has been invalidated
ORA-04065: not executed, altered or dropped package body "APPS.PO_WF_REQ_NOTIFICATION" ORA-06508: PL/SQL: could not find program unit being called: "APPS.PO_WF_REQ_NOTIFICATION"


Even though this error presents when performing the Approval through email, the same approval actions through the application worklist do not yield the errors, and result in a successful approval.

Cause

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