OWB 11g Set_workspace Fails With "ORA-20008: The workspace with name X and owner Y does not exist" (Doc ID 1361176.1)

Last updated on JUNE 02, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Warehouse Builder - Version 11.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

From SQLplus the following command fails with:

SQL> call owbsys.wb_rt_script_util.set_workspace('OWB_WORKSPACE');
call owbsys.wb_rt_script_util.set_workspace('OWB_WORKSPACE')
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-20008: The workspace with name:OWB_WORKSPACE and owner:STAGING does not exist. You can find out the existing
workspace information from view ALL_IV_WORKSPACE or view WORKSPACE_ASSIGNMENT.
ORA-06512: at "OWBSYS.WB_WORKSPACE_MANAGEMENT", line 1602
ORA-06512: at "OWBSYS.WB_WORKSPACE_MANAGEMENT", line 1569
ORA-06512: at "OWBSYS.WB_RT_SCRIPT_UTIL", line 1028

Cause

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