How To Access The Directory In DBaaS From A Local Schema

(Doc ID 2385757.1)

Last updated on APRIL 12, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database as a Service - Version N/A to N/A [Release 1.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 A directory was created in DBaaS and trying to access a file in that directory from a local schema through a procedure. But it gives an error saying that the directory does not exists.

ORA-29280: invalid directory path

Changes

 Customer is using the "Directory Path" and not the Directory Name that was created as part of DBA_DIRECTORIES listing.

Cause

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