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ORA-00600 [dbgtSplitCstString:1] reported frequently. (Doc ID 1073782.1)

Last updated on APRIL 03, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 28-Aug-2013***


After having applied a patch in a RAC environment, which shared ORACLE_HOME between multiple RAC instances, the following error was reported:

Sun Mar 14 21:40:25 2010
WARNING: Oracle executable binary mismatch detected.
Binary of new process does not match binary which started instance
issue alter system set "_disable_image_check" = true to disable these messages

Sun Mar 14 21:41:27 2010
Trace dumping is performing id=[cdmp_20100314214127]
Errors in file <full path & file name>.trc(incident=#######):
ORA-00600: internal error code, arguments: [dbgtSplitCstString:1], [ve call], [], [], [], [], [], [], [], [], [], []
Incident details in: <full path and file name>.trc

So far, the following ORA-00600 symptoms were reported due to this issue:


Patch installation in a RAC environment.


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