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Login To APEX Workspace Gets: Error Processing Validation - ORA-04068: Existing State of Packages has been Discarded (Doc ID 2789613.1)

Last updated on JULY 22, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Application Express (APEX) - Version 20.1 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On: APEX 20.1 version, Administration

When attempting to login to APEX instance after converting DB to multi-tenant, the following error occurs.

Error processing validation.
Contact your application administrator.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Upgraded database 19c
2. Converted the database to multi-tenant (PDB)
3. Upgraded APEX to 20.1

On apex_verify output, on APEX version, the following error is shown:

ORA-04068: existing state of packages has been discarded




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