Fusion Global Payroll: Payroll Batch Loader (PBL) Error Loading Costing ORA-06550: line 1, column 16: (Doc ID 2080134.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 19, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Global Payroll Cloud Service - Version and later
Oracle Fusion Global Payroll - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to load costing of elements via payroll batch loader, the following error occurs, however adding via the user interface is successful.

ORA-06550: line 1, column 16:
PLS-00306: wrong number or types of arguments in call to 'INSERT_COST_ALLOCATION'
ORA-06550: line 1, column 16:
PL/SQL: Statement ignored

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Navigator>Payroll>Administration
2. Select the Batch Loader task
3. Click the Download button
4. Open in Excel
5. Log in when prompted
6. Enter a batch name and select the applicable legislative data group
7. Click the Save button
8. Double-click the batch name
9. Navigate to the Batch Content Sheet
10. Click the Add button
11. Search and select Task Name: Cost Allocation and Task Action Name: Create Cost Allocation
12. Double-click the Task Action Name
13. Enter required values at a minimum
14. Click the Save button
15. Transfer the file
16. Navigate back to the spreadsheet Batch Content sheet and click the Refresh button
Note the errors


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