Truncating The OWB 11.2 Notifications Queue Table Fails With ORA-24005: Inappropriate utilities used to perform DDL on AQ table (Doc ID 1317254.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 20, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Warehouse Builder - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Truncating the Oracle Warehouse Builder (OWB) 11.2 notifications queue table wb_rt_notify_queue_tab results in an ORA-24005 error.
Login to SQLPlus as OWBSYS and execute the statement:

SQL> truncate table wb_rt_notify_queue_tab;
truncate table wb_rt_notify_queue_tab
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-24005: Inappropriate utilities used to perform DDL on AQ table
OWBSYS.WB_RT_NOTIFY_QUEUE_TAB


Truncating the queue table in OWB 11.1 and earlier does not return an error:

SQL> truncate table wb_rt_notify_queue_tab;
Table truncated.

Cause

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