Problem on DBMS_TTS ORA-01775: Looping Chain Of Synonyms (Doc ID 1340262.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 10.2.0.5 [Release 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 1-Sep-2015***

Symptoms


While running dbms_tts.transport_set_check getting the following error:

SQL> EXECUTE sys.dbms_tts.transport_set_check('OBJECT NAME',true,true)
BEGIN sys.dbms_tts.transport_set_check('OBJECT NAME',true,true); END;
Error at line 3
ORA-01001: invalid cursor
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_SYS_SQL", line 902
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_SQL", line 19
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_TTS", line 838
ORA-01775: looping chain of synonyms
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_TTS", line 867
ORA-06512: at line 1



10046 trace shows :

The following statement encountered a error during parse:

SELECT DISTINCT p.name, x.xmlschema, u.name FROM dba_xml_tables x, obj$ o, tab$ t, ts$ p, user$ u WHERE x.table_name = o.name AND o.obj# = t.obj# AND t.ts# = p.ts# AND u.user# = o.owner# AND u.name = x.owner

Error encountered: ORA-01775


The table dba_xml_tables does not exist and XML DB is Not installed.

Cause

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