My Oracle Support Banner

FRM-40602 or FRM-40505 after Upgrading DB to (Doc ID 781965.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 30, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Forms - Version to [Release]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After migrating the data base to version, the Forms application starts to encounter FRM-40602 or FRM-40505 (depending on the platform) when trying to select/insert/update/delete against an updateable view.

for AIX
FRM-40602: Cannot insert into or update data in a view.
ORA-01445: cannot select ROWID from, or sample, a join view without a key-preserved table
for Solaris / Linux
FRM-40505: ORACLE error: unable to perform query
ORA-03113: end-of-file on communication channel

The situation in which the error occurs may also be differ across platforms.  For AIX you can select but cannot update/insert/delete.
This problem is not encountered with previous data base versions.


To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

In this Document

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.