Creating A Spatial Index On An Empty Table Raises ORA-13203 (Doc ID 1498701.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Spatial and Graph - Version 10.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Oracle Spatial and Graph - Version 11.2.0.4 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Creating a Spatial index immediately after a table with and SDO_GEOMETRY columns has been created  raises the errors
ORA-29855: error occurred in the execution of ODCIINDEXCREATE routine
ORA-13203: failed to read USER_SDO_GEOM_METADATA view
ORA-13203: failed to read USER_SDO_GEOM_METADATA view
ORA-06512: at "MDSYS.SDO_INDEX_METHOD_10I", line 10


Cause

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