PL/SQL Throws Error ORA-01426: Numeric Overflow (Doc ID 2279170.1)

Last updated on JUNE 21, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Lease and Finance Management - Version 12.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.2.5 version, Setups

Formulas are throwing errors when large numbers are used.
The error rceived is:

ERROR
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Unexpected error. (OKL_SQLCODE=-1426) (OKL_SQLERRM=ORA-01426: numeric overflow)

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Evaluate a Formula that uses extremely large (+ or -) values.

Issue will also happen when in the user interface, log files, etc.  whenever a formula using these values is used while performing normal business procedures.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users are stuck where ever the error is hit, which can be any place a formula is used.

Changes

 

Cause

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