Requisition Segment1 With Prefix ## Causes Other Reports to Error with ORA-01722 (Doc ID 460474.1)

Last updated on JUNE 01, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle iProcurement - Version: 11.5.10 to 11.5.10 - Release: 11.5 to 11.5
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

-- Problem Statement:
On 11.5.10.2 in Production:
Find duplicate records for the requisition in the database with prefix of ## in requisition number.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
Expect that duplicate records to be removed .

-- Steps To Reproduce:
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. The first approver creating/submitting the requisition from iProcurement which is sent to another approver for approval .
2. The second approver in iProcurement :
-  Navigates to Requisition -> Notifications
- Click on the subject of the Notification for Approval of the requisition .
- Click on « Edit Requisition » , at this point a new line is created with ##... in the segment1 .
- Now without making any changes the approver clicks on « Return to Shopping » and the second
line is not dropped
- Approver navigates back to Requisition -> Notifications and clicks on the same notification
and this time approves the notification .

The requisition is approved, but the second line stay in the system)

3. Also due to this issue Report : Purchase Requisition Status Report gives ORA-01722 errors .

-- Business Impact:
The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot run other reports due to this data corruption .

Cause

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