Error when attempting to update or delete an HR record: ORA-02014: cannot select FOR UPDATE from view with DISTINCT, GROUP BY, etc ORA-06512: at "APPS.PER_PEOPLE13_PKG" (Doc ID 842418.1)

Last updated on MARCH 28, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Human Resources - Version 11.5.10.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On 11.5.10.2 in Production:
When attempting to update or delete an HR record, the following error occurs:

ERROR

ORA-02014: cannot select FOR UPDATE from view with DISTINCT, GROUP BY, etc
ORA-06512: at "APPS.PER_PEOPLE13_PKG", line 709

Create is always successful.

STEPS

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
Responsibility: Federal Human Resources Manager:People:Enter and Maintain:
Object:Item, Object1:Person. This error occurs on changes to any Object2 fields under Person.

BUSINESS IMPACT

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot modify an HR record..

Cause

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