After Recreating Text Index on Primary Database, CONTAINS Queries on Standby Database Fail with DRG-50857, DRG-10502

(Doc ID 1570093.1)

Last updated on JULY 21, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Text - Version to [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


An Oracle Text index was dropped and recreated on the Primary database.  

Now a CONTAINS query against the table on the Standby database fail with the following errors:

ERROR at line 1:
ORA-29902: error in executing ODCIIndexStart() routine
ORA-20000: Oracle Text error:
DRG-50857: oracle error in drdmdcnt
ORA-20000: Oracle Text error:
DRG-10502: index 1174 does not exist
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRUE", line 160
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRVXMD", line 148
ORA-06512: at line 1


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