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SQL Exception ORA-12899 occurs on creating a case



SQL Exception ORA-12899 occurs on creating a case.

Error Messages

Last SQL: insert into your_data_schema.pr_sys_locks ( pxCreateDateTime, pxCreateOpName, pxCreateOperator, pxCreateSystemID, pxExpireDateTime, pxLockHandle, pxObjClass, pxOwnerId, pxSystemName, pxSystemNode, pxUpdateDateTime, pxUpdateOpName, pxUpdateOperator, pxUpdateSystemID, pxUserHost, pyLabel, pzInsKey) values (?, ?, ?, ?, ?, ?, 'System-Locks', ?, ?, ?, ?, ?, ?, ?, ?, '', ?)
java.sql.SQLException: ORA-12899: value too large for column "your_data_schema"."PR_SYS_LOCKS"."PXUSERHOST" (actual: 82, maximum: 64)

Steps to Reproduce

Create a host name with more than 64 characters.

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules. The fully qualified Domain name is longer than the available PXUSERHOST column in the table.


Perform the following local-change:

Increase the column width to 255.

Published February 20, 2018 - Updated October 8, 2020

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