Problem/Solution: DRG-10700: preference does not exist: CTXSYS.DEFAULT_LEXER (Doc ID 107626.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 14, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Text - Version 8.1.7.2 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 8.1.7 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Attempting to create a Text index and the following errors were generated:

ERROR atline 1:
ORA-29855: error occurred in the execution of ODCIINDEXCREATEroutine
ORA-20000: Oracle Text error:
DRG-10700: preference does notexist: CTXSYS.DEFAULT_LEXER
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRUE", line 126
ORA-06512:at "CTXSYS.TEXTINDEXMETHODS", line 54
ORA-06512: at line 1


DRG-10700 Error description:

10700,0, "preference does not exist: %(1)s"
// *Cause: the preference name specified does not exists
// *Action: retry with the correct preference name
// *Mnemonic: PF_PREF_NOTXIST
//

Cause

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