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Merge Through Database Link Received Error ORA-00904 (Doc ID 1492319.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 19, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Attempting to use MERGE over a dblink fails as seen below:

MERGE INTO "<Table_Name>"@"<Dblink_name>" "D"

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ERROR at line 1:
ORA-00904: "from$_subquery$_008"."<column_name>": invalid identifier
ORA-02063: preceding line from <Dblink_name>

 

Cause

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