ORA-29283: Invalid File Operation while using "SYS.UTL_FILE" to create a file (Doc ID 1903489.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 07, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 and later
Oracle Exadata Hardware - Version 11.2.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.2.0.4 version, RDBMS

When attempting to execute utl_file package
the following error occurs.

ERROR
-----------------------
BEGIN SABRINA(6); END;

*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-29283: invalid file operation
ORA-06512: at "SYS.UTL_FILE", line 536
ORA-29283: invalid file operation
ORA-06512: at "DCP_PARS.SABRINA", line 17
ORA-06512: at line 1

Cause

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