'ORA-00942: Table or View Does Not Exist' Error Running PFT, FTP, or ALM 6.0 Installer (Doc ID 1605832.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 09, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Financial Services Funds Transfer Pricing - Version 6.0 and later
Oracle Financial Services Profitability Management - Version 6.0 and later
Oracle Financial Services Asset Liability Management - Version 6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA)

Symptoms

When installing Oracle Financial Services Profitability Management (PFT), Funds Transfer Pricing (FTP), or Asset Liability Management (ALM) 6.0, you are getting a 'ORA-00942: table or view does not exist' error near the top of the installation log specified in log4j.xml:

[Mon  25/11/2013 04:01:08] [OFSPFT] [ INFO] -  **************** WELCOME TO PFT6.0 SOLUTION SETUP **************
[Mon  25/11/2013 04:01:08] [OFSPFT] [ INFO] - ---------Retrieving config database details---------
[Mon  25/11/2013 04:01:09] [OFSPFT] [ INFO] - <config user> : <encryped pw> : oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleDriver : jdbc:oracle:thin:@<server>:<port>:<dbname>
[Mon  25/11/2013 04:01:09] [OFSPFT] [DEBUG] - in DB Manager : oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleDriver : <ofsaa dbname> : <config user> : jdbc:oracle:thin:@<server>:<port>:<dbname>
[Mon  25/11/2013 04:01:09] [OFSPFT] [DEBUG] - in DB Manager : oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleDriver : <ofsaa dbname> : <config user> : jdbc:oracle:thin:@<server>:<port>:<dbname>
[Mon  25/11/2013 04:01:10] [OFSPFT] [ WARN] - Error occured while checking RAC status..
[Mon  25/11/2013 04:01:10] [OFSPFT] [DEBUG] - =====Exception====
java.sql.SQLSyntaxErrorException: ORA-00942: table or view does not exist

    at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CTTIoer.processError(T4CTTIoer.java:439)
    at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CTTIoer.processError(T4CTTIoer.java:395)
    at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4C8Oall.processError(T4C8Oall.java:802)
    at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CTTIfun.receive(T4CTTIfun.java:436)
    at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CTTIfun.doRPC(T4CTTIfun.java:186)
    at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4C8Oall.doOALL(T4C8Oall.java:521)
    at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CStatement.doOall8(T4CStatement.java:194)
    at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CStatement.executeForDescribe(T4CStatement.java:853)
    at oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleStatement.executeMaybeDescribe(OracleStatement.java:1145)
    at oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleStatement.doExecuteWithTimeout(OracleStatement.java:1267)
    at oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleStatement.executeQuery(OracleStatement.java:1469)
    at oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleStatementWrapper.executeQuery(OracleStatementWrapper.java:389)
    at com.ofss.fsgbu.installer.common.DBManager.GetQueryResults(DBManager.java:273)
    at com.ofss.fsgbu.installer.preinstall.ConfigDBInfo.install(ConfigDBInfo.java:65)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.actions.CustomAction.installSelf(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.AAMgrBase.a(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.ConsoleBasedAAMgr.a(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.AAMgrBase.e(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.AAMgrBase.n(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.ConsoleBasedAAMgr.a(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.AAMgrBase.e(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.AAMgrBase.n(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.ConsoleBasedAAMgr.a(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.AAMgrBase.e(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.AAMgrBase.n(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.ConsoleBasedAAMgr.a(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.AAMgrBase.e(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.AAMgrBase.n(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.ConsoleBasedAAMgr.a(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.AAMgrBase.m(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.LifeCycleManager.b(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.LifeCycleManager.a(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.ia.installer.Main.main(DashoA10*..)
    at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
    at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:39)
    at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)
    at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:597)
    at com.zerog.lax.LAX.launch(DashoA10*..)
    at com.zerog.lax.LAX.main(DashoA10*..)
[Mon  25/11/2013 04:01:10] [OFSPFT] [ERROR] - =====Exception====
java.sql.SQLSyntaxErrorException: ORA-00942: table or view does not exist

The error does not stop the installation.  However, you are unsure of its impact on the install.

Cause

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