FRM - 40408 Error when Updating a Table with New CTX Indexes.

(Doc ID 1665786.1)

Last updated on APRIL 05, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Forms - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


1. When a Form tries to update a table with new ctx indexes the following error occurs:

Error Message: FRM-40408: database commit failure

2. No error occurs when commits are accomplished from sqlplus.

3. No errors exist in the alert log related to the FRM-40408 error.

4. CTX indexes are valid.



 Upgraded Database from to   This previously worked in the Database.


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