ORA-04063 occurs while creating replication group (Doc ID 418445.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 06, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 9.2.0.8 and later   [Release: 9.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 18-10-2011***

Symptoms

The following problem occurs when trying to create a master group

SQL> begin
2 dbms_repcat.create_master_repgroup(
3 gname => '"REP_GP1"',
4 qualifier => '',
5 group_comment => '');
6 end;
7 /
begin
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-04068: existing state of packages has been discarded
ORA-04063: package body "SYS.DBMS_SNAP_INTERNAL" has errors
ORA-06508: PL/SQL: could not find program unit being called
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_REPCAT_MAS", line 782
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_REPCAT", line 548
ORA-06512: at line 2


Cause

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