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ORA-20001: You cannot delete this person. Addresses exist Error Is Displayed in Script Output While Executing hr_contact_rel_api.delete_contact_relationship API (Doc ID 3005804.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 21, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle Human Resources - Version 12.2.12 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


While running the hr_contact_rel_api.delete_contact_relationship API using SQL Developer or another related tool (for example Toad), the following error message is displayed in script output:

ORA-20001: You cannot delete this person. Addresses exist.
Cause: You are trying to delete an person for whom one or more addresses exist.
Action: If you want to delete this person, first delete any addresses for the person. Use the next zone on this form to delete addresses.
ORA-06512: at "APPS.HR_CONTACT_REL_API", line 1754
ORA-06512: at line 12

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Login to SQL database using relevant tool (for example SQL Developer/ Toad).
2. Execute the API with required parameters.
3. Observe that the API is ending in error.




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