What-If Analysis Program With Error ORA-06502: PL/SQL: Numeric Or Value Error: Character String Buffer Too Small

(Doc ID 2331520.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 27, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Assets - Version 11.5.10.2 to 11.5.10.2 [Release 11.5]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.5.10.2 version, Reports

When attempting to run What-if Report
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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FARX_C_WD.Load_Workers: rows inserted into worker jobs: has the value of
Error: function FARX_C_WD.WHATIF returned failure


Error: function FARX_C_WD.WHATIF returned failure (called from FAWDPR)
APP-OFA-48400: Error: function FARX_C_WD.WHATIF returned failure (called from FAWDPR)

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


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Cause

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