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ORA-20001: A Value Has Been Provided For A Non-enabled Or Non-existent Descriptive Flexfield Segment (Doc ID 1948827.1)

Last updated on JULY 07, 2020

Applies to:

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


On : 12.2.3 version, Application Programming Interface

When attempting to use hr_person_address_api.update_person_address API to update a person address along with additional information to be stored in addr_attributes,
the following error occurs.

 ORA-20001: A value has been provided for a non-enabled or non-existent descriptive flexfield segment.


Steps to Reproduce
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

Call the API with below parameters


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