Ireland Tax Credit Upload Process is Failing with following Error: ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small (Doc ID 2199873.1)

Last updated on MARCH 28, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle HRMS (Ireland) - Version 12.1 HRMS RUP8 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


When attempting to import tax credits for Repubic of Ireland the following error occurs:

Exception occurred :ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small



Steps to reproduce

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Use IE HRMS Responsibility
2. (N) -> Process and Reports > Submit Process and Reports > Tax Credit Upload (2012 Onwards), "Validate only" mode
3. Error mentioned above occurred


Cause

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