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ORA-2014 adding a new 12c master database to a replication group from an 11g Master Definition Site (Doc ID 2081354.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 28, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 12.1]
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Adding a new 12c Master Database from an Master Definition Site fails
with the following error:

gname => '"TEST_GRP"',
master => 'MASTER_NAME',
use_existing_objects => TRUE,
copy_rows => TRUE,
propagation_mode => 'ASYNCHRONOUS');

ERROR at line 1:
ORA-02014: cannot select FOR UPDATE from view with DISTINCT, GROUP BY, etc.
ORA-02063: preceding line from DBLINK_MASTER_NAME
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_REPCAT_MAS", line 1260
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_REPCAT_MAS", line 2235
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_REPCAT", line 146
ORA-06512: at line 2

 The problem does not reproduce if the 12c database is the MDS or if the MDS and the MS are both 12c.


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