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VMS: ORA-3113 during upgrade of database to 10.x (Doc ID 461589.1)

Last updated on APRIL 14, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.1 to 10.2]
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
HP OpenVMS Alpha
HP OpenVMS Alpha


Currency check on 9-JUL-2009.


Database server component shows invalid after upgrade from 8i to 10.2 failed with ora-3113 error.

Oracle Database 10.2 Upgrade Status Utility 09-13-2007 16:04:19
Component Status Version HH:MM:SS
Oracle Database Server INVALID 00:33:27


This problem will arise when you upgrade a database which was originally created under Oracle 7.1 or Oracle RDBMS 10.1.X or 10.2.X.

Few platforms have databases that started out in Oracle6 or Oracle7. This note may apply to other
platforms, but will most likely be useful on OpenVMS which was the first platform for Oracle.


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