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Error 'ORA-01219: database not open: queries allowed on fixed tables/views only' When Attempting to Login to P6 Professional (Doc ID 1605148.1)

Last updated on MARCH 22, 2022

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 7.0 and later
Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Affected Database: Oracle


When attempting to login to P6 Professional, the following error occurs.

Unable to connect to the database.  Would you like to configure the connection now?

When the user clicks Yes and steps through the Database Configuration process, it fails with the following error:

ORA-01219: database not open: queries allowed on fixed tables/views only.


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Launch P6 Professional and login.
  2. Observe he first error; click Yes.
  3. Step through the database configuration process.
  4. Observe the second error.




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