Error Queue For Apply Process Must Be Empty - ORA-26663 (Doc ID 353281.1)

Last updated on MAY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Trying to setup Change Data Capture (CDC)
When executing dbms_cdc_publish.drop_change_set to drop an existing 
change set, it returns the following error



begin

dbms_cdc_publish.drop_change_set('gb_cdc');

end;

ORA-26663: error queue for apply process CDC$A_GB_CDC must be empty
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_APPLY_ADM_INTERNAL", line 252
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_APPLY_ADM_INTERNAL", line 239
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_APPLY_ADM", line 682
ORA-06512: at line 1
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_CDC_PUBLISH", line 99

Cause

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