When Running API HR_PERSON_API.UPDATE_PERSON | ORA-20001 A value has been provided for a non-enabled or non-existent descriptive flexfield segment
(Doc ID 1437400.1)
Last updated on MAY 08, 2019
Applies to:Oracle Human Resources - Version 18.104.22.168 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When attempting to use HR_PERSON_API.UPDATE_PERSON, the following error occurs.
ORA-20001: A value has been provided for a non-enabled or non-existent descriptive flexfield segment
Steps to Reproduce:
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Call HR_PERSON_API.UPDATE_PERSON to set the value of XXXX.
2. The flexfield is both enabled and displayed.
3. This is a newly created flexfield and the attribute hasn't been used before.
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