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Using Data Pump To Create Employees, Get Error "The Mandatory Argument P_PERSON_TYPE_ID Has Either Not Been Specified Or Has Been Explicitly Set To Null In the API PER_CN_EMP_LEG_HOOK..." (Doc ID 550469.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 08, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle HRMS (China) - Version 11.5.10 HRMS FP.K RUP9 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When using Data Pump to create employees for China localization, you see the following error in HR_PUMP_BATCH_EXCEPTIONS table:

  The mandatory argument P_PERSON_TYPE_ID value cannot be null
  Cause: The mandatory argument P_PERSON_TYPE_ID has either not been specified or
  has been explicitly set to null in the API per_cn_emp_leg_hook.check_int_employee.

  Action: Either specify a value for the P_PERSON_TYPE_ID argument which is not null
  or contact your local support representative.





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