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Alter System With Double Quotes Fails With ORA-00972 If The Value Contains More Than 128 Bytes (Doc ID 1445663.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 24, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 10.1 to 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When trying to set a parameter such as service_names using alter system and specifying more than 128 bytes arguments, the below error occurred:


Changes

The arguments are specified in double quotation.

Cause

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