ORA-20001 During Downgrade Oracle DB From 11.2.0.4 To 11.2.0.3 (Doc ID 2185323.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Getting error during DB downgrade from 11.2.0.4 to 11.2.0.3

ERROR at line 1:
ORA-20001: Cannot continue with downgrade. Some Audit Trails initialized using
DBMS_AUDIT_MGMT.INIT_CLEANUP. Please use DBMS_AUDIT_MGMT.DEINIT_CLEANUP and
additionally DBMS_AUDIT_MGMT.SET_AUDIT_TRAIL_LOCATION to move the tables back
to SYSTEM tablespace.
ORA-06512: at line 20

Cause

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