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2175501 - ORA-01455 - converting column overflows integer datatype - during execution of Software Provisioning Manager - NetWeaver


You are currently running an export or import on Software Provisioning Manager tool (SWPM) and the procedure fails with the following error:

DbSl Trace: ORA-01455 occurred at SQL stmt (parse error offset=0)
(EXP) ERROR: DbSlExeRead failed
  rc = 99, table MCYM
  (SQL error 1455)
  error message returned by DbSl:
ORA-01455: converting column overflows integer datatype

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** In this document, table MCYM will be used as example, however this issue can happen to any table which have a column with data type INT4.



  • Operating System independent
  • Oracle Database
  • Software Provisioning Manager


SAP NetWeaver all versions


Oracle, System Copy, Migration, Unicode, Conversion, Numeric Overflow, Overflow, SWPM, Migration Monitor, Package, Error, Import, Export, INT4, Data type, Datatype, Column, SE11, SE14, SQLPlus, SQL, Number, Integer, Dictionary , KBA , BC-DB-ORA-SYS , Database Interface / DBMS , BC-DB-DBI , DB Independent Database Interface , BC-INS-MIG , OS/DB Migrations with SWPM and DB refresh , Problem

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