Online Redefinition of a Table with a Column of Binary XMLType Fails with ORA-42040 (Doc ID 1584204.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 13, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 12.1.0.1 [Release 10.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Online Redefinition of a table with a column of binary XMLType fails with the following error:

ORA-42040: cannot online redefine table "XXXXXXXX" with column of binary XML type

Cause

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