ORA-01878 Running a Segment Advisor Job/Unable To Create Task SQL Access Advisor from EM

(Doc ID 1517024.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to use the SQL Access Segment Advisor, the following error messages are returned:

Failed to commit:
ORA-01878: specified field not found in datetime or interval
ORA-06512: at line 2
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Selected the option to 'shrink' a table in the Segment Advisor and in the scheduled task, the fields for submitting the job were pre-filled.  

All required options are filled for the job to submit immediately.  After selecting the submit button the above error is received.



Changes

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Cause

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