Mismatch Between g_contract_type Defined as Varchar2(30) vs l_contract_type is Defined as Varchar2(50). (Doc ID 2207153.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

Legislation code level of 12.1 HRMS RUP8 for UK Payroll

After SWFC 2016 patch application:

Running the pqp_gb_swf_archive the following error occurs.

ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small
ORA-06512: at "APPS.PAY_ARCHIVE", line1207
ORA-06512: at line 3 has occurred in table_pay_archive.process_employee at location 1108


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

  1. Run the Archive Process
  2. Error appears

Changes

 After SWFC 2016 Patch:23194592:R12.PQP.B

Cause

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