ORA-00972: Identifier Is Too Long When Trying To Drop An Entailment (Doc ID 1432475.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Spatial - Version: 11.2.0.2 and later   [Release: 11.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When trying to drop an entailment they get ORA-972 Identifier too long

SQL> exec sem_apis.drop_entailment('rdfs_rix_articles_long_25');
BEGIN sem_apis.drop_entailment('rdfs_rix_articles_long_25'); END;
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-00972: identifier is too long
ORA-06512: at "MDSYS.RDF_APIS_INTERNAL", line 1005
ORA-06512: at "MDSYS.RDF_APIS_INTERNAL", line 2703
ORA-06512: at "MDSYS.RDF_APIS", line 583
ORA-06512: at "MDSYS.RDF_APIS", line 80
ORA-06512: at line 1

The name of the entailment is 25 characters long

Cause

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