SP2-0042 is caused when running utl32k.sql

(Doc ID 2366192.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 26, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 12.2.0.1 to 12.2.0.1 [Release 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When running utl32k.sql on SQL*Plus, SP2-0042 is reported just after starting this script.

ex)

SQL> @?/rdbms/admin/utl32k.sql
SP2-0042: unknown command "aRem" - rest of line ignored.

Session altered.

DOC>#######################################################################
DOC>#######################################################################
DOC> The following statement will cause an "ORA-01722: invalid number"
DOC> error if the database has not been opened for UPGRADE.
DOC>
DOC> Perform a "SHUTDOWN ABORT" and
DOC> restart using UPGRADE.
DOC>#######################################################################
DOC>#######################################################################

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Cause

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