ORA-00704: Bootstrap Process Failure When 10g Upgrade is Aborted (Doc ID 427585.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 11, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.4 to 10.2.0.3 [Release 9.2 to 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 22-Feb-2012


Symptoms

The following errors were reported in alert log file after aborting an upgrade process to 10g R2 :

ORA-00704: bootstrap process failure
ORA-00604: error occurred at recursive SQL level 1
ORA-01406: fetched column value was truncated
Error 704 happened during db open, shutting down database
USER: terminating instance due to error 704
Instance terminated by USER, pid = 20971
ORA-1092 signalled during: ALTER DATABASE OPEN...



Cause

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