Catpatch Fails with Error: ORA-07445 [joxchrcnv()+172] (Doc ID 271562.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.5 to 10.2.0.3 [Release 9.2 to 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 29-Aug-2012***

Symptoms

1) You have installed 9205 patchset

2) While running catpatch, you get error ORA-03113.

3) The error logged in alert.log is:

ORA-07445: exception encountered: core dump [joxchrcnv()+172] [SIGSEGV] [unknown code]

4) Stack trace is: joxchrcnv joxcdtu joxcnas joxsnm_ joxsnm

5) The error reproduces when you run the failing statement (obtained from the error tracefile):

grant select on ALL_JOBS to public with grant option;

Cause

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