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Updating a Table with Oracle Text Index and MULTI_COLUMN_DATASTORE Preference Fails with ORA-44003 with NLS_SORT=TURKISH_AI (Doc ID 1983756.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Text - Version to [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On Oracle trying to update a column, on which an Oracle text index is defined fails with:

ORA-29877: failed in the execution of the ODCIINDEXUPDATE routine
ORA-20000: Oracle Text error:
DRG-50857: oracle error in textindexmethods.ODCIIndexUpdate
ORA-20000: Oracle Text error:
DRG-10602: failed to queue DML change to column for primary key
DRG-50857: oracle error in dretbase
ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character to number conversion error
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRIXMD", line 1247
ORA-44003: invalid SQL name
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRVXMD", line 191
ORA-06512: at line 1
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRUE", line 160

 The problem only occurs with MULTI_COLUMN_DATASTORE preference and NLS_SORT=turkish_ai


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