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Oracle Locator Does Not Get Upgraded Automatically During Database Migration From 10.1 To Or (Doc ID 363421.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Spatial and Graph - Version to [Release 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


  • Oracle Enterprise Edition without Spatial but Oracle Locator installed
  • Oracle Standard Edition
  • After upgrading database from 10.1 to or Spatial Indexes cannot be dropped or recreated without errors
  • Errors that can be seen:
            ERROR at line 1 :
            ORA-29856: error occurred in the execution of ODCIINDEXDROP routine
            ORA-29400: data cartridge error
            ORA-00942: table or view does not exist
            ORA-06512: at "MDSYS.SDO_INDEX_METHOD_10I", line 27
            ERROR at line 1 :
            ORA-29855: error occurred in the execution of ODCIINDEXCREATE routine
            ORA-06550: line 1, column 8:
            PLS-00201: identifier 'MDSYS.MDPRVT_IDX' must be declared
            ORA-06550: line 1, column 8: 
            PL/SQL: Statement ignored
            ORA-06512: at "MDSYS.SDO_INDEX_METHOD_10I", line 10


Database upgrade from 10.1 to or


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