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12.2 E-Business Suite FND Statistics Performance Error 'ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small' As FND_STATS LOAD_EXTNSTATS_COLS Restricts Length For Multi-column Stats To 50 Characters (Doc ID 2458575.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 19, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle E-Business Suite Performance - Version 12.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

E-Business Suite 12.2 Performance, FND statistics related issues

 

 

 



Creating extended statistics on multiple columns for a table per <Note 1586374.1> fails with the following errors:

ERROR at line 1:
ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small
ORA-06512: at "APPS.FND_STATS", line 4596
ORA-06512: at line 2


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Try to to create extended statistics on multiple columns on one of the tables per <Note 1586374.1>.
2. The error appears

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue the extended statistics on multiple columns cannot be created.

Changes

 

Cause

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