Error "Ora-06502: Pl/Sql: Numeric Or Value Error:" on PO Workflows That Have Higher Number of Lines

(Doc ID 880422.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 04, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Purchasing - Version 11.5.10 to 12.1.3 [Release 11.5 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 04-Sep-2013***


With profile PO: Notification Lines Display Limit = NNN, encountering error "ORA-06502: PL/SQL:
numeric or value error: character string buffer too small ORA-06512: at "APPS.WF_NOTIFICATION",
line 5474 ORA-06512: at line 5" on POs with less than NNN number of lines.

-- Steps To Reproduce:
1) Set profile PO: Notification Lines Display Limit = NNN
2) Create a Purchase Order (PO) with less than NNN number of lines and submit for approval
3) Error occurs in the notification


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