Can't Edit Stored Outlines Ora--06512

(Doc ID 397447.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 15, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: and later   [Release: 10.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On in Production:
When attempting to create a private outline from a public outline,
the following error occurs.

ORA-18009: one or more outline system tables do not exist

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Log in to SQL*Plus and run:
SQL> create public outline taskgroup on SELECT ... ;
SQL> exec dbms_outln_edit.DROP_EDIT_TABLES;
SQL> exec dbms_outln_edit.CREATE_EDIT_TABLES;
SQL> create private outline theresa from taskgroup;

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, SQL performance is affected as outlines cannot be edited.


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