Golden Tax Adaptor (GTA) Error: FDPSTP failed due to ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small - ORA-06512: at "APPS.AR_GTA_CONC_PROG"

(Doc ID 1561351.1)

Last updated on MARCH 30, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle E-Business Tax - Version 12.1.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Attempting to transfer to Golden Tax and receive the following error:

Cause: FDPSTP failed due to ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small
ORA-06512: at "APPS.AR_GTA_CONC_PROG", line 224
ORA-06512: at line 1


The issue is due to the field Item Number which has a width 40 in GTA.
When you try to transfer an invoice, which has an item number > 40 the error occurs.

In AR, you can have an item number up to 60 characters. 

Cause

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