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Employee W-2 PDF Process Errors with "ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small" (Doc ID 2652151.1)

Last updated on MARCH 24, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle HRMS (US) - Version 12.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms



When attempting to execute the Employee W-2 PDF process,
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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HR_6881_HRPROC_ORA_ERR
SQLERRMC ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too
small
ORA-06512: at "APPS.HR_NONRUN_ASACT", line 5321
ORA-06512: at line 2

SQL_NO 435
TABLE_NAME hr_nonrun_asact.asact
APP-PAY-06881: Error ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character string buffer too small
ORA-06512: at "APPS.HR_NONRUN_ASACT", line 5321
ORA-06512: at line 2
has occurred in table hr_nonrun_asact.asact at location 435


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. execute the Employee W-2 PDF process


Cause

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