Custom Workflow Error ORA-06502: PL/SQL: Numeric Or Value Error: Character To Number Conversion (Doc ID 1993379.1)

Last updated on JULY 15, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Time and Labor - Version 12.2.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Problem Statement:

When submitting a timecard that has a custom workflow integrated with seeded OTL workflow HXCEMP,
the following error occurs.

ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character to number conversion error

 

Steps to Reproduce:

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

1. Go to Self Service Time Responsibility
2. Create Timecard and submit for Approval
3. Time card stuck up in Submit Status
4. Go to WorkFlow Administrator and verify error follows
(Custom workflow in place integrated with seeded HXCEMP workflow)

Cause

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