Ora-04027: Self-Deadlock During Automatic Validation (Doc ID 1279504.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 02, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 11.2.0.1 and later   [Release: 11.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using DBMS_REDEFINITION within an anonymous block works, but if there is a call to DROP the "interim table" at the completion then it fails with the following error:

ERROR at line 1:
ORA-04027: self-deadlock during automatic validation for object......

Cause

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