Error "ORA-00955: Name is Already Used By an Existing Object" When Upgrading Primavera Gateway (Doc ID 2125151.1)

Last updated on APRIL 07, 2016

Applies to:

Primavera Gateway - Version 15.1.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to upgrade Primavera Gateway, the following error occurs.

ERROR
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java.sql.SQLSyntaxErrorException: ORA-00955: name is already used by an existing object

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Run the Gateway setup to upgrade an existing Gateway installation.
2. Enter connection details for existing Primavera Gateway database
3. Database upgrade steps fails with error "java.sql.SQLSyntaxErrorException: ORA-00955: name is already used by an existing object"

Cause

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