Unable To Attach 2 Pre-process Activities. MFT-4209 Error

(Doc ID 2117020.1)

Last updated on MARCH 30, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Managed File Transfer - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : version, Core MFT Application Console

When 2 pre-process activities that perform database inserts for audit purposes are attached to the source, only the first one executes and the second one fails. The MFT managed server diagnostic log shows the following error:

When inserting another pre-process activity between the 2 database inserts such as "Compress" activity, the custom pre-process activities work perfectly. Otherwise fails with the above error.


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Attach 2 pre-process activities
2. Execute the transport


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