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Cannot Compile Replication Invalid Objects Dbms_repcat_sna_utl After Upgraded Database From 8i To 9i (Doc ID 339370.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 13, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
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.


After upgrading a database from 8i to 9i import can fail with the following error:

IMP-00017: following statement failed with ORACLE error 4068:
IMP-00003: ORACLE error 4068 encountered
ORA-04068: existing state of packages has been discarded
ORA-04063: package body "SYS.DBMS_REPCAT_UTL" has errors
ORA-06508: PL/SQL: could not find program unit being called
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_REPCAT_MIG", line 116
ORA-06512: at line 1
IMP-00000: Import terminated unsuccessfully



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