SuperStream Report(PYAUSUPSTR) Fails with ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small (Doc ID 2120294.1)

Last updated on MAY 17, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle HRMS (Australia) - Version 12.1.3 to 12.1 HRMS RUP8 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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Symptoms

Problem Statement:

SuperStream Report fails with the following error.

HR_6881_HRPROC_ORA_ERR
SQLERRMC ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small
ORA-06512: at "APPS.PAY_ARCHIVE", line 1207
ORA-06512: at line 3

SQL_NO 1108
TABLE_NAME pay_archive.process_employee
APP-PAY-06881: Error ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small
ORA-06512: at "APPS.PAY_ARCHIVE", line 1207
ORA-06512: at line 3
has occurred in table pay_archive.process_employee at location 1108

Cause: an oracle error has occurred. The failure was reported on table pay_archive.process_employee at location 1108 with the error text ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small
ORA-06512: at "APPS.PAY_ARCHIVE", line 1207
ORA-06512: at line 3
.

Action: Please contact your support representative.

 

 

Steps to Reproduce:

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

  1.  Run "SuperStream Report".
  2.  Request fails with the error.

Cause

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