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'ORA-01426: numeric overflow' error while creating redaction policy or select from / drop redacted tables (Doc ID 2445314.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2019

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

Dropping and creating redaction policies many times raises the error 'ORA-01426: numeric overflow'

SQL> select * from <redacted table>;
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-00604: error occurred at recursive SQL level 1
ORA-01426: numeric overflow

SQL> desc <redacted table>
ERROR:
ORA-00604: error occurred at recursive SQL level 1
ORA-01426: numeric overflow

SQL> drop table <redacted table>;
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-00604: error occurred at recursive SQL level 1
ORA-01426: numeric overflow

Cause

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