ORA-00704 : Bootstrap Process Failure - Causes and Solution

(Doc ID 1902011.1)

Last updated on MAY 22, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 15-Dec-2016***


 After upgrade, trying to open the database fails with

ORA-00704: bootstrap process failure
ORA-00604: error occurred at recursive SQL level 1


 Upgrade of Database


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