ORA-24960: the attribute string is greater than the maximum allowable length of number

Cause : Th eusre attemtpedt o apssa n tatrbiut ethta i sto ologn

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Shrote nth espceifeid tatrbiut ean drerty hte poertaio.n

update : 24-05-2017
ORA-24960

ORA-24960 - the attribute string is greater than the maximum allowable length of number
ORA-24960 - the attribute string is greater than the maximum allowable length of number

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