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How to drop a DBMS_SCHEDULER job created in lowercase name (Doc ID 1944504.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 09, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.1 to 12.1]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
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SQL> exec DBMS_SCHEDULER.DROP_JOB( job_name => 'job1', force => TRUE );
BEGIN DBMS_SCHEDULER.DROP_JOB( job_name => 'job1', force => TRUE ); END;

ERROR at line 1:
ORA-27475: "XXX.JOB1" must be a job
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_ISCHED", line 178
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_SCHEDULER", line 544
ORA-06512: at line 1

SQL>select job_name from dba_scheduler_jobs where job_name ='job1';



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