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E-INST: Installing a New PeopleSoft Environment, the Script xyzora.dms Failed with "...12899 - ORA-12899: value too large for column "SYSADM"."PSMSGCATDEFN"."MESSAGE_TEXT" (actual: 101, maximum: 100)..." (Doc ID 2835674.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2022

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.59 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When installing a new PeopleSoft environment, when running the manually generated DataMover script in bootstrap mode (at the step "Running Data Mover Import Scripts" of the installation process), the following failure occurred:

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Follow the steps in the following documentation: PeopleSoft 9.2 Application Installation on Oracle (PeopleSoft PeopleTools 8.59)
2. Generate the DataMover script xyzora.dms
3. Run the DataMover script xyzora.dms in DataMover and observe the failure


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