Oracle Alert Is Sent But Fails With Alecdc Program Exited With Status 255 (Doc ID 1992761.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Alert - Version 12.1.1 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Create an Alert that uses more of the column width, setting Max Size to 2000, in the e-mails that are sent.

Applied <Patch 10435493>  PROBLEM IN ALERTS FORMATTING WITH WIDTH SETUP TO 2000
then when we run the alert, it fails with the error.

ERROR
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h:\oracle\dev\apps\apps_st\appl\alr\12.0.0\bin\alecdc
Program exited with status 255

STEPS
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Set up a periodic Alert.
Select columns from po_vendors.
Set Action Max Width to 2000.
Request / Check to run.
Request Log shows error.


Cause

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