DRG-50857: and ORA-00942 when creating an Oracle Text index (Doc ID 2150820.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 23, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Text - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to create an Oracle Text index, the following error occurs.

ERROR
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ERROR at line 1:
ORA-29855: error occurred in the execution of ODCIINDEXCREATE routine
ORA-20000: Oracle Text error:
DRG-50857: oracle error in drvxtab.populate_ptable
ORA-00942: table or view does not exist
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRUE", line 160
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.TEXTINDEXMETHODS", line 366
ORA-06512: at line 50

Cause

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