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12.1.3: Unable To Approve PO: APP-PO-14142: ORA-6502: In Exception of Start_WF_Process()-PO_REQAPPROVAL_INIT1.Start_WF_Process (Doc ID 1550087.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 02, 2018

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

On : 12.1.3 version, Approvals - Req, PO

When attempting to approve Purchase Orders (PO) the following error occurs:

APP-PO-14142: In Exception of Start_WF_Process()-PO_REQAPPROVAL_INIT1.Start_WF_Process: In Exception handler: ORA-6502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small

Cause: A SQL error has occurred in In Exception of Start_WF_Process(). The SQL error is ORA-6502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small

Action: Take note of both this error number and the actions you were trying to perform. Contact your system administrator for further assistance.

 
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Nav. Purchase Orders > Purchase Orders
2. Create a PO and save it
3. When attempting to approve the PO the above mentioned error is raised.

Changes

 

Cause

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