Requisitions Not Approving With Workflow Error ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small
Last updated on AUGUST 30, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Purchasing - Version 12.2.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
On 12.2x version for Requisitions only getting error while approving and the Requisition remains in Incomplete status
ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small
NOTE: This only occurs when no approver is found in the approval list. If approvers are found successfully the error does NOT occur.
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Upgrade from 12.1.3 to 12.2.5
2. Create and submit Requisition for approval
3. Error occurs when trying to generate No Approver Found notification
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