Unable To Execute Dbms_stats Job ORA-600 [17090] or ORA-600 [17014]

(Doc ID 356073.1)

Last updated on JUNE 13, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: to - Release: 10.1 to 10.2
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The system clock had been (accidentally) set a year ahead after a power outage.
Automatic jobs for DBMS_STATS ran, generating statistics.
After setting the clock back to the correct year, DBMS_STATS does not run correctly.
A manual execution of DBMS_STATS fails.

SQL> execute dbms_scheduler.run_job('GATHER_STATUS_JOB');
begin dbms_scheduler.run_job('GATHER_STATS_JOB'); END;
ERROR at Line 1:
ORA-00600: internal error code, arguments: [17090] [] [] [] [] [] [] []
ORA-06512: at "Sys.DBMS_ISCHED", line 148
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_SCHEDULER", line 374
ORA-06512: at line 1


This same problem has reported ORA-600 [17014] on


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