Purchase Order Notification Error: "ORA-20002: 3240: Error -6502 - ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: Bulk Bind: Truncated Bind " (Doc ID 2229162.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Purchasing - Version 12.2.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to open the approval notification,the following error occurs.

ERROR
Error '-20002 - ORA-20002: 2018: Unable to generate the notification XML. Caused by: 2020: Error when getting notification content.
Caused by: ORA-20002: 3240: Error '-6502 - ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: Bulk Bind: Truncated Bind ' in 'PLSQLCLOB' API 'PO_WF_PO_NOTIFICATION.GET_PO_LINES_DETAILS'
     
STEPS
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Navigate to purchasing responsibility
2. Create a PO and submit the same for approval
3. Open the PO approval notification sent through mail or worklist


Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms