Savepoint START_USER_SQL never established

  • KM03645506
  • 28-May-2020
  • 28-May-2020

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Workflow execution step calling custom function is failing with an error.


nested detail:DB Package error:

ORA-01086: savepoint 'START_USER_SQL' never established in this session or is invalid

ORA-06512: at "PPM.KWFL_EXECUTION", line 3760

ORA-06503: PL/SQL: Function returned without value {KWFL_EXECUTION-5030} (KNTA-10498)


This usually happens if custom PL/SQL function is called in workflow execution step and that custom function has a commit statement inside of it.


Try removing the commit statement from the custom function and check if it will work.