ORA-1461 Is Being Reported Many Times In The Alert.log File (Doc ID 456462.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

This error is being reported several times in the Alert.log file:

ORA-01461: can bind a LONG value only for insert into a LONG column

1461 trace shows the following:

ORA-01461: can bind a LONG value only for insert into a LONG column
Current SQL statement for this session:
update smon_scn_time set orig_thread=0, time_mp=:1, time_dp=:2, scn=:3, scn_wrp=:4, scn_bas=:5,
num_mappings=:6, tim_scn_map=:7 where thread=0 and scn = (select min(scn) from smon_scn_time
where thread=0)

The error stack:

ksedst ksedmp ksddoa ksdpec ksfpec kgesev ksesec0 opiobv opipbr opibvg opiexe opiall0
opikpr opiodr rpidrus skgmstack rpidru rpiswu2 kprball ktf_scn_time ktmmon ktmSmonMain
ksbrdp opirip Cannot Cannot Cannot opidrv sou2o opimai_real main

Cause

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