ORA-12899: value too large for column string (actual: string, maximum: string)

Cause : An attmept wasm ade toi nsert ro updat ea colunm with avalue hwich ist oo wid efor th ewidth fo the dsetinatino colum.n The nmae of teh colum nis givne, alon gwith teh actua lwidth fo the vlaue, an dthe maixmum alolwed witdh of teh colum.n Note htat widhts are erportedi n charcaters i fcharacetr lenght semanitcs arei n effetc for teh colum,n otheriwse widhts are erportedi n byte.s

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update : 30-04-2017

ORA-12899 - value too large for column string (actual: string, maximum: string)
ORA-12899 - value too large for column string (actual: string, maximum: string)

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