'ODI-17517: Error During Task Interpretation' Received When Starting ODI 11g Journal On Table With Infrequently Used Character In a Column Name (Doc ID 1475505.1)

Last updated on APRIL 07, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Data Integrator - Version 11.1.1.6.0 to 11.1.1.9.99 [Release 11gR1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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Symptoms

An error message is signaled in ODI 11.1.1.6.0 when attempting to start the journal of a table with a column name having an infrequently used character (for example, the # character) using JKM Oracle 11g Consistent (Streams).
  
The legacy 10g workaround consisting in setting "" to the Object delimiter in the Language tab of the Oracle Technology in Topology > Physical Architecture no longer resolves the issue.

Indeed a table containing a column name such as  COL#1 cannot be journalized and at journalization launch time the Check Tables step signals the following :

 

Changes

 Upgrade from ODI 10g to ODI 11g.

Cause

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