Catupgrd Returns : Ora-01722 Select To_number('DATA_VAULT_OPTION_ON') From V$option (Doc ID 1409844.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 10, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When upgrading from: 10.2.0.x to 11.2.0.x version,
When attempting to upgrade using catupgrd.sql the following error occurs:

ERROR
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ORA-01722: invalid number


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. run catupgrd.sql
SELECT TO_NUMBER('DATA_VAULT_OPTION_ON') FROM v$option
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-01722: invalid number

Cause

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