Re: ORA-12899: value too large for column with Oracle Patch

From: Robert Klemme <>
Date: Tue, 07 Oct 2008 21:23:34 +0200
Message-ID: <>

On 07.10.2008 18:30, Aya the Vampire Slayer wrote:
> <> wa:

>> I tried to recreate your issue on HP-Itanium. The only place
>> I got the error, it was legitimate. Is there any chance your input
>> data has changed?

> <snip>
> Perhaps this is a character set problem. The OP had a .it email, but the
> text in the OP looked German (??). Either way, probably requires a
> multibyte characterset to represent and maybe that got hosed in the
> upgrade somehow?

In a DATE column? Hm... I could also imagine some trigger implementation issues. Maybe there is another trigger that's firing as well. Reminds me of [1], especially item 2.



[1] Received on Tue Oct 07 2008 - 14:23:34 CDT

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