When submitting an already saved Entry Level Processing the Timecard Errors Out with error: WFENG_COMMIT_INSIDE (Doc ID 1521706.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 20, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Time and Labor - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When submitting an already saved Entry Level Processing  timecard after removing Project, Task and Type, getting the following Workflow Error:

Failed Activity  Create Application Period Information
 
Activity Type  Function
 
Error Name  WFENG_COMMIT_INSIDE
 
Error Message  3146: Commit happened in activity/function
'HXC_APPROVAL:HXC_FILL_APP_PERIODS/HXC_APPROVAL_WF_PKG.create_appl_period_info
'
 
Error Stack  HCAPPRWF.hxc_approval_wf_pkg.create_appl_period_info(HXCEMP,
12227, 274567, RUN, 130 approval style_id=2028)
Wf_Engine_Util.Function_Call(HXC_APPROVAL_WF_PKG.create_appl_period_info,
HXCEMP, 12227, 274567, RUN)




STEPS
-----------------------
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1.  Create new ELP timecard (daily period)
2.  Fill Project, Task, Type and Hours Type.
3.  fill Hours
4.  Save timecard
5.  Open timecard back
6.  Remove Project, Task and Type
7.  Submit it

Workflow Errors:

Failed Activity  Create Application Period Information
 
Activity Type  Function
 
Error Name  WFENG_COMMIT_INSIDE
 
Error Message  3146: Commit happened in activity/function
'HXC_APPROVAL:HXC_FILL_APP_PERIODS/HXC_APPROVAL_WF_PKG.create_appl_period_info
'
 
Error Stack  HCAPPRWF.hxc_approval_wf_pkg.create_appl_period_info(HXCEMP,
12227, 274567, RUN, 130 approval style_id=2028)
Wf_Engine_Util.Function_Call(HXC_APPROVAL_WF_PKG.create_appl_period_info,
HXCEMP, 12227, 274567, RUN)


BUSINESS IMPACT
-----------------------
The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, timecards on Production cannot be approved

Cause

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