Getting DRG-10700: preference does not exist: global_lexer during Text Index Creation (Doc ID 1642901.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Text - Version 10.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 Creation of Oracle Text index is failing with below errors -

CREATE INDEX TEXT_IDX ON TEST (TEXT)
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-29855: error occurred in the execution of ODCIINDEXCREATE routine
ORA-20000: Oracle Text error:
DRG-10700: preference does not exist: global_lexer
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRUE", line 160
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.TEXTINDEXMETHODS", line 366

 

Oracle Text installation has been checked and seems to be valid.

Cause

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