Getting Error "ORA-06502: Character String Buffer Too Small" When Adding Alternate Item (Doc ID 1921582.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Complex Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In Master Configuration (MC) ... when adding item associations to an alternate item group, the following error occurs.


ERROR
ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small in Package Ahl_MC_ItemGroup_Pvt Procedure Modify_Item_Group


STEPS
Configuration Management -> Master Configuration -> Alternate Parts
1. Click the Create button to access the Add Alternates Page.
2. Add alternate items details.
3. Click the Apply button to add the alternate items information.


Cause

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