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GIT Merge from Branch to Trunk Repository Fails with 'ODI-17591: Name "XXX" is already used' (Doc ID 2485739.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 31, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Data Integrator - Version to [Release 12c]
Oracle Data Integrator Cloud Service - Version 17.1.3 to 17.2.1
Information in this document applies to any platform.


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In an Oracle Data integrator (ODI) environment configured with GIT Versioning (patches applied: Patch 25497256, Patch 26670993, Patch 27814401), there are multiple branch Repositories created from a full tag based on the main trunk Repository.

The following error is received when a merge operation is executed from a branch Repository back to the trunk Repository having "Use object change detection" and "Use three way compare" options checked:

[2018-09-20T17:23:58.697+03:00] [] [NOTIFICATION] [] [] [tid: 168] [ecid: <ECID>] -->> SmartMergeService.processFiles processing file: <FILE>
[2018-09-20T17:24:08.431+03:00] [odi] [ERROR] [] [oracle.odi.core.persistence] [tid: 168] [ecid: <ECID>] java.lang.RuntimeException: com.sunopsis.core.SnpsNamespaceException: ODI-17591: Name "TEST_COL1" is already used.[[
   at oracle.odi.core.service.merge.SmartMergeImportUtil$6$1.doAction(
   at oracle.odi.core.persistence.dwgobject.DwgObjectTemplate.execute(
   at oracle.odi.core.service.merge.SmartMergeImportUtil$6.doInTransaction(
   at oracle.odi.core.service.merge.SmartMergeImportUtil.applyMergeResultTree(
   at oracle.odi.core.service.merge.SmartMergeService.processFiles(
   at oracle.odi.core.service.merge.SmartMergeService.internalBeginMerge(
   at oracle.odi.core.service.merge.SmartMergeService.access$000(
   at oracle.odi.core.service.merge.SmartMergeService$1$1.doAction(
   at oracle.odi.core.persistence.dwgobject.DwgObjectTemplate.execute(
   at oracle.odi.core.service.merge.SmartMergeService$1.doInTransaction(
   at oracle.odi.core.service.merge.SmartMergeService.beginMerge(
   at oracle.odi.ui.smartie.merge.BranchMergeDialog$1.doLongOperation(
   at oracle.cef.ui.Framework$5.doInBackground(
   at oracle.cef.ui.Framework$5.doInBackground(
   at javax.swing.SwingWorker$
   at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor.runWorker(
   at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$
Caused by: com.sunopsis.core.SnpsNamespaceException: ODI-17591: Name "TEST_COL1" is already used.
   at com.sunopsis.dwg.dbobj.SnpCol.checkNameUniqueness(
   at com.sunopsis.dwg.dbobj.SnpCol.insertBeforeAction(
   at com.sunopsis.dwg.DwgObject.insertForDuplication(
   at com.sunopsis.dwg.DwgDuplicationTools.importOtherObjects(
   at com.sunopsis.dwg.DwgDuplicationTools.synonymImport(
   at com.sunopsis.dwg.DwgObject.importFromObjectLst(
   at com.sunopsis.dwg.DwgObject.internalImportObjectList(
   at com.sunopsis.dwg.DwgObject.importObjectList(
   at oracle.odi.core.service.merge.SmartMergeImportUtil.internalImportObjList(
   at oracle.odi.core.service.merge.SmartMergeImportUtil$6$1.doAction(
... 21 more


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