ORA-14097 reported when creating a LogMiner Dictionary in a Streams or Logical Standby environment (Doc ID 418957.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 13, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 10.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The Streams Capture process is unable to create the LogMiner dictionary due to an ORA-14097 while executing the internal procedure SYS.LOGMNR_KRVRDREPDICT3.

The same problem can arise on a Logical Standby Database with the following errors reported

ORA-01333: failed to establish Logminer Dictionary
ORA-01304: subordinate process error. Check alert and trace logs
ORA-14097: column type or size mismatch in ALTER TABLE EXCHANGE PARTITION

Cause

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