ORA-06558: Buffer In Dbms_pipe Package Error While Opening Any Appraisal Notification

(Doc ID 1929774.1)

Last updated on JULY 28, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Performance Management - Version 12.1.3 to 12.1 HRMS RUP8 [Release 12.1]
Oracle Performance Management - Version 12.2.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 12.1.3 and 12.2.3 version, Appraisals

When attempting to approve any request,
the following error occurs.

ORA-06558: buffer in dbms_pipe package is full. No more items allowed

When queried db_pipes shows KMG_TXN pipe size with a high value.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Open any notification


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