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SYNC_INDEX fails with ORA-60 when OPTIMIZE_INDEX is Running on the same Index with SDATA Section (Doc ID 1096073.1)

Last updated on MARCH 28, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Text - Version to [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
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Running index synchronization, CTX_DDL.SYNC, on a index with SDATA section fails with deadlock errors while a other session is running full index optimization, OPTIMIZE_INDEX with CTX_DDL.OPTLEVEL_FULL, at the same time on this index.

BEGIN ctx_ddl.sync_index('fooi'); END;

ERROR at line 1:
ORA-20000: Oracle Text error:
DRG-50857: oracle error in drekwn
ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character to number conversion error
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRIXMD", line 1097
ORA-00060: deadlock detected while waiting for resource
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRVXMD", line 189
ORA-06512: at line 1
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRUE", line 160
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.CTX_DDL", line 649
ORA-06512: at line 1


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