Push Visit into Production Error "ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small in Package AHL_PRD_WORKORDER_PVT Procedure PROCESS_JOBS"

(Doc ID 1352824.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Complex Maintenance, Repair, & Overhaul - Version 12.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 18-Jan-2016***

Symptoms

When attempting to Push a Visit into Production the following error occurs.


ERROR
ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small in Package AHL_PRD_WORKORDER_PVT Procedure PROCESS_JOBS


STEPS
1. (R) Complex MRO responsibility
2. From Planning module create an MR which has an Operation attached whose Description is longer than 240 chars and contains Junk (non-English) character(s).
3. Add the MR into a Visit and attempt to Push the Visit into Production
4. The step is failing with error "ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small in Package AHL_PRD_WORKORDER_PVT Procedure PROCESS_JOBS"

Cause

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