"Indexing aborted. Unable to index metadata only" Error When Attempting to Index Sealed Files In UCM

(Doc ID 1325222.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content: Rights - Version 10.1.3.3.1 to 10.1.3.5.1 [Release 10gR3]
Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 10.1.3.5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

There are currently over 200 documents listed in the "Work In Progress" queue within the 'Done' status, and the following error is seen within the Content Server log file:

"Indexing aborted. Unable to index metadata only. This may indicate the collection is damaged. Indexing aborted"



Before this error, there are a vast number of errors like the following:

Oracle IRM: Failed to index sealed file. Null. Exception type is 'java.lang.Throwable'.


AND

Unable to index documents. Oracle IRM: Failed to index sealed file. Null.

Cause

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