Bee Batch Validate Process Errors ORA-20001: Incorrect format for Hours in Decimal format (Doc ID 740388.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Time and Labor - Version 11.5.10 and later
Oracle Payroll - Version 11.5.10 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

When running Validate from BEE Batch Header Process button, Element Lines report
the following error:

ERROR
Incorrect format for Hours in Decimal format (2 places) unit of measure. ORA-20001: Incorrect
format for Hours in Decimal format (2 places) unit of measure.

-- Steps To Reproduce:
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Create a timecard on the timekeeper form
2. Submit it for approval
3. Approve the timecard as a manager
4. Run the Transfer Time from OTL to BEE (PYTSHPRI)
5. Run the Retrieval Error Handling report (HXCRTERR)
6. Run the Validate for BEE (HXT_VAL_BEE)
7. Run the Transfer to BEE (HXT_TRANS_BEE)
8. Go to the Batch Element entry form and query the batch created
9. Click the Process Button and choose Validate
10. Batch Line Level Message shows Severity: Fatal , Message: Incorrect format for Hours in Decimal format (2 places) unit of measure. ORA-20001: Incorrect format for Hours in Decimal format (2 places) unit of measure.


Cause

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