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Issuing Update Statement On Xmldb Table Gives Ora-01407 Error (Doc ID 1092077.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 21, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The statement throwing the error is:

UPDATE TABLE_XML SET COLUMN_XML =
UPDATEXML(COLUMN_XML, '/OceanOfferRate/RateStatus/text()', 'Sent')
WHERE extractValue(COLUMN_XML,'/OceanOfferRate/AgreementID') = '1'
and
extractValue(COLUMN_XML,'/OceanOfferRate/ObjectID') = '1'
/

 

ERROR at line 1:
ORA-01407: cannot update ("SCOTT"."TABLE_XML"."SYS_NC00008$") to
NULL



Steps to reproduce:
1. Create directory
2. Register schemas
3. Create table
4. Create validation trigger
5. Insert
6. Update

The error does not happen when the table is created without using VARRAY ... STORE AS TABLE

Cause

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