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Large Decimal Numbers for GL Currency Inverse Precision Cause Requisitions Error: FRM-40831: Truncation occurred: value too long for field quantity_committed (Doc ID 2416880.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 14, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle General Ledger - Version 12.0.0 and later
Oracle Purchasing - Version 12.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Purchase Order (PO), Requisitions
GL Currency Inverse Rates


GL inverse rates are getting calculated by the system with a great number of decimals.
Requisition is created in i-Procurement page. Quantity_committed column gets the value from the Purchase Requisition and it has a great number of decimals while the standard PO form can accept quantity_committed field with length maximum 30.

This causes error as following:

FRM-40831: Truncation occurred: value too long for field quantity_committed

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. GL Responsibility > Enter rates, allow the system to calculate inverse rate
2. Observe the number of decimals for inverse rates
3. I-procurement page > Create Requisition
4. PO standard form, try to open the PO created from the mentioned Requisition
5. Observe the error




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