Error Saving A New Position in MS SQL Server After Applying HCM 9.1 Bundle #14: "Arithmetic Overflow Error Converting Varchar to Data Type Numeric" (Doc ID 1631480.1)

Last updated on JUNE 24, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise HRMS Human Resources - Version 9.1 to 9.1 [Release 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

During the execution of SQL, an error occurred in the Exec subroutine. The preceding message should have described the SQL being executed.

STEPS TO REPLICATE
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1. Go to Organizational Development > Position Management > Maintain Positions/budgets > Add/Update Position Info
2. Add a new Position and save.
3. Error occurs.

Error
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SQL error. Function:  SQLExec
  Error Position:  0
  Return:  8601 - [Microsoft][SQL Server Native Client 10.0][SQL Server]Arithmetic overflow error converting varchar to data type numeric.
[Microsoft][SQL Server Native Client 10.0][SQL Server]The cursor was not declared. (SQLSTATE 37000) 16945
  Statement:  SELECT POSITION_NBR FROM PS_POSITION_DATA WHERE POSITION_NBR = :1
  Original Statement:  SELECT POSITION_NBR FROM PS_POSITION_DATA WHERE POSITION_NBR = :1

SQL error in Exec. (2,280) POSITION_DATA.POSITION_NBR.SavePreChange  PCPC:591  Statement:9

 

Cause

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