Database Vault Installation Fails With "ORA-1450: maximum key length (6398) exceeded"

(Doc ID 1483254.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 26, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database Vault - Version 11.1.0.7 to 11.2.0.2 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

DV Installation Fails with error ORA-1450: maximum key length (6398) exceeded when the following conditions are met : 

 

- DB_BLOCK_SIZE set to 8192

- character set is AL32UTF8

- nls_length_semantics is set to CHAR.

Cause

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