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Ora-10858: A Non-Numeric Character When Entering Absence For Specific Employee (Doc ID 407091.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 03, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Human Resources - Version to [Release 11.5.10]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to create an absence for a particular employee
the following error occurs.

This problem only effects 1 employee as far as you know. You have tested entering absences for
many other employees without any problems.

ORA-10858: a non-numeric character was found where a numeric was expected.
ORA-06512: at "APPS.HR_PERSON_ABSENCE_API", line 876.

FRM-40735: ON-INSERT trigger raised unhandled exception ORA-01858.

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

1.  HRMS > People > Enter and Maintain

2. Employee number: xxxx

3. People > Others > Absence

4. Attempt to save: -


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