Install Base ORA-6508 Transaction Error: You Have Encountered An Expected Error During Oracle Inventory Post Transaction

(Doc ID 361768.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Installed Base - Version 11.5.9 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 12-Sep-2013***


There are a large number of errors in the Transaction Error Processing form with this message:

You have encountered an expected error during Oracle Inventory Post Transaction Processing:
ORA-06508: PL/SQL: could not find program unit being called.



Open the Transactions Error Processing form using the Install Base Administrator responsibility.

There are many errors with the ORA-06508 error message.

The transactions do not have values in the column SOURCE_TYPE and MESSAGE_ID.


This occurred after compiling a new version of csiviivb.pls, package CSI_ITEM_INSTANCE_VLD_PVT.


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