Error ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small Shows When Aattempt to Delete Timecard (Doc ID 2169801.1)

Last updated on JULY 20, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Time and Labor - Version 12.2.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


When attempting to delete a Timecard, an error occurs.

ERROR

oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException: java.sql.SQLException: ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small
ORA-06512: at "APPS.RCV_HXT_GRP", line 1179
ORA-06512: at "APPS.RCV_HXT_GRP", line 1228
ORA-06512: at "APPS.RCV_HXT_GRP", line 4231
ORA-06512: at line 2
ORA-06512: at "APPS.HXC_TIMECARD_VALIDATION", line 266
ORA-06512: at "APPS.HXC_TIMECARD_VALIDATION", line 672
ORA-06512: at "APPS.HXC_TIMECARD_VALIDATION", line 938
ORA-06512: at "APPS.HXC_TIMECARD_VALIDATION", line 989
ORA-06512: at "APPS.HXC_TIMECARD", line 2024
ORA-06512: at line 1



STEPS

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Use OTL Time Entry responsibility
2. Go to Time - Recent timecards
3. Try to delete a timecard and error occurs


Cause

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