ORA-02014: Cannot Select FOR UPDATE From View With DISTINCT, GROUP BY, Etc. When FGA Is Implemented. (Doc ID 2179154.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 15, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When FGA is disabled, the error went away.
The _COMPLEX_VIEW_MERGING=FALSE is set to default value (true).

Symptoms

We have implemented FGA (Fine Grained Auditing) on our landscape and application is getting below error.
"ORA-02014: cannot select FOR UPDATE from view with DISTINCT, GROUP BY, etc"

Changes

 Use SELECT FOR UPDATE when FGA is enabled

Cause

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