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 MAY 19, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.1 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Adding a new 12c Master Database from an 11.2.0.4 Master Definition Site fails
with the following error:

BEGIN
DBMS_REPCAT.ADD_MASTER_DATABASE(
gname => '"TEST_GRP"',
master => 'DBS2.REGRESS.RDBMS.DEV.US.ORACLE.COM',
use_existing_objects => TRUE,
copy_rows => TRUE,
propagation_mode => 'ASYNCHRONOUS');
END;
/


BEGIN
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-02014: cannot select FOR UPDATE from view with DISTINCT, GROUP BY, etc.
ORA-02063: preceding line from DBS1.REGRESS.RDBMS.DEV.US.ORACLE.COM
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.

Cause

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