Error "Unable to index metadata only. The collection might be damaged" After Switching to Database Fulltext Indexing or OracleText Indexing (Doc ID 748186.1)

Last updated on MAY 31, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 10.1.3.3.2 to 11.1.1.5.0 [Release 10gR3 to 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After switching the indexing method for the Content Server from Database Metadata to Database Fulltext / Oracle Text, the following error is thrown by the Repository Manager when attempting to run a "Collection Rebuild Cycle":

Unable to Index metadata only.  This indicates the collection might be damaged

Cause

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