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Index Creation with ONLINE Option Failed with ORA-01450 in 11gR2 (Doc ID 1368531.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 24, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


While creating an index with the ONLINE option, it fails with ORA-01450

create index index_test on StringValue(iiiii,yyyyyy,zzzz, aaaa.bbbb.PREFIX(VALUE)) online
create index index-test on StringValue(iiiii,yyyyyy,zzzz, aaaa.bbbb.PREFIX(VALUE)) online
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-00604: error occurred at recursive SQL level 1
ORA-01450: maximum key length (3800) exceeded

If the ONLINE option is not specified it completes successfully. This behavior is specific to 11gR2


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