Error ORA-604 ORA-12899 When Creating Database Link (Doc ID 1328821.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.6 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Oracle Net Services - Version 11.2.0.3 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Impossible to create database link via DG4ODBC.

SQL> create database link DG4ODBC connect to "mysql" identified by "password1" using 'DG4ODBC';
create database link DG4ODBC connect to "mysql" identified by "password1" using 'DG4ODBC'
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ERROR at line 1:
ORA-00604: error occurred at recursive SQL level 1
ORA-12899: value too large for column "SYS"."AUDIT_DDL"."NAME" (actual: 39,
maximum: 30)
ORA-06512: at line 6

Cause

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