ORA-7445 [INSAPE] When Doing Insert With UNION on 9.2.0.5 (Doc ID 272755.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 9.2.0.5 to 9.2.0.5
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

Running Insert with UNION on 9.2.0.5 fails with ORA-3113 and generates a trace file.

This error occurs when inserted value is too large for the column.

From the trace file you can see the below ORA-7445 error:
ORA-07445: exception encountered: core dump [insape()+40] [SIGSEGV] [Address not mapped to object] [0x0] [] []
Current SQL statement for this session:
insert into test_length
select 1234 from dual union select 1234 from dual

Stack Trace
ksedmp ssexhd sigacthandler insape insLoadRow insfch insdrv insexe opiexe opiall0 kpoal8 opiodr ttcpip

The same SQL fails with the expected ORA-1401 in other versions.

Cause

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