R12 Upgrade, From 11.5.10.2 to 12.1.1, Running Patch 6678700: Pefkteng.Sql Fails With Error ORA-02293: cannot validate HR.HR_ABM_STATUS_CHK constraint (Doc ID 1388524.1)

Last updated on JULY 19, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Human Resources - Version 12.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.1.1 version, Install / Upgrade Issues

When attempting to upgrade from 11.5.10.2 to 12.1.1 running the patch 6678700 - FEDERAL HR SELF SERVICE MANAGER AND EMPLOYEE VIEWS
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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sqlplus -s APPS/***** @/ebssp/apps/apps_st/appl/per/12.0.0/patch/115/sql/pefkteng.sql &un_per &pw_per &index_tspace
Connected.
declare
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-02293: cannot validate (HR.HR_ABM_STATUS_CHK) - check constraint violated
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_SQL", line 1053
ORA-06512: at line 692
.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Apply patch 6678700 by using the adpatch utility
2. Run the u6678700.drv file in adpatch

Cause

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