Ora-00600 [18062] During Database Startup (Doc ID 1431334.1)

Last updated on JUNE 13, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 11.2.0.2.0 and later   [Release: 11.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After updating the GLOBAL_NAME and setting it to NULL:

UPDATE GLOBAL_NAME SET GLOBAL_NAME = '';
COMMIT;


The database is not starting up:

SQL> shutdown immediate
Database closed.
Database dismounted.
ORACLE instance shut down.
SQL> startup
ORACLE instance started.

Total System Global Area 422670336 bytes
Fixed Size 1344616 bytes
Variable Size 318770072 bytes
Database Buffers 96468992 bytes
Redo Buffers 6086656 bytes
Database mounted.
ORA-01092: ORACLE instance terminated. Disconnection forced
ORA-00600: internal error code, arguments: [18062], [], [], [], [], [], [], [],
[], [], [], []
Process ID: 3552
Session ID: 1 Serial number: 5

Cause

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