Text Query With Order By Desc Produces Results In Asc Order (Doc ID 1331688.1)

Last updated on JUNE 20, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle Text - Version: 10.2.0.5 and later   [Release: 10.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In 10.2.0.5.0, a Text query returns results in ASC order even though DESC has been specified.  Sample query:

     select <column/s>
     from <table>
     where contains (<column>, '<string>') > 0
     ...
     order by <column> desc;

Cause

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