ORA-20000, DRG-50857, ORA-942 from CTX_DDL.SYNC_INDEX (Doc ID 1280649.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2012

Applies to:

Oracle Text - Version 10.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 05-Nov-2012***

Symptoms

A scheduled job that syncs Text indexes fails with errors:

ORA-20000: ORA-20000: Oracle Text error:
DRG-50857: oracle error in drekmap (execute insert)
ORA-00942: table or view does not exist
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRUE", line 160
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.CTX_DDL", line 539
ORA-06512: at "USER.NAME_TS_JOB", line 3


Or manually sync'ing a Text index fails with errors

SQL> exec ctx_ddl.sync_index('BOOKS_INDEX');
BEGIN ctx_ddl.sync_index('BOOKS_INDEX'); END;
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-20000: Oracle Text error:
DRG-50857: oracle error in dreii0fsh
ORA-00942: table or view does not exist
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRUE", line 160
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.CTX_DDL", line 539
ORA-06512: at line 1

Cause

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