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ORA-704, ORA-604, ORA-2240 and Database doesn't open after Upgrade (Doc ID 2239726.1)

Last updated on MARCH 23, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.2 to 12.1]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Database was upgraded successfully but unable to open the database after the upgrade.

From the alert.log

Mon Feb 27 12:56:24 GMT 2017
Starting background process CTWR
CTWR started with pid=43, OS id=22166
Block change tracking service is active.
Mon Feb 27 12:56:25 GMT 2017
SMON: enabling cache recovery
Mon Feb 27 12:56:25 GMT 2017
Errors in file /app/oracle/admin/test/udump/mhrdev2a_ora_22048.trc:
ORA-00704: bootstrap process failure
ORA-00604: error occurred at recursive SQL level 1
ORA-02240: invalid value for OBJNO or TABNO
Mon Feb 27 12:56:25 GMT 2017
Error 704 happened during db open, shutting down database
USER: terminating instance due to error 704
Instance terminated by USER, pid = 22048
ORA-1092 signalled during: ALTER DATABASE OPEN MIGRATE…


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