'ORA-01986: OPTIMIZER_GOAL is obsolete' When Invoking the RON (Doc ID 331644.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 27, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Repository - Version: 9.0.2.80 to 9.0.2.93 - Release: 9iAS to Designer 9i
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Repository Object Navigator

"Checked for relevance on 28-OCT-2010"

Symptoms

Each time the Repository Object Navigator (RON) is invoked the following error occurs when the RON attempts to retrieve data.
   ORA-01986: OPTIMIZER_GOAL is obsolete
   RME-02124: Failed to execute SQL statement: alter session set optimizer_goal = CHOOSE

Versions are:
   Designer/SCM 9i Version 9.0.2.80
   RDBMS Version 10.1.0.4

Cause

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