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Interpreting Alert Log Message "aq$_<queue_table>_e Used as Exception Queue" (Doc ID 120812.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 10, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 8.1.7 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.


The Alert Log contains warning message "aq$_<QUEUE_TABLE_NAME>_e used as exception queue" with no associated Oracle error.

For example:

Mon Feb 25 21:23:05 2008
AQ$_<QUEUE_TABLE_NAME>_E used as exception queue


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