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Ora-00600: Internal Error Code, Arguments: [Pihtinit_2] (Doc ID 467926.1)

Last updated on MAY 17, 2021

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1) Getting the following error in the Alert log

ORA-00600: internal error code, arguments: [pihtinit_2]

2)The Trace file indicates there is a plsql call stack as follows:

----- PL/SQL Call Stack -----
object line object
handle number name
c000000043a5f7f0 1675 package body SYS.UTL_HTTP

3) stack trace may look similar to this:

ksedmp ksfdmp kgerinv kgesinv kgesin pihtinit
pihtiinit spefcmpa spefmccallstd pextproc peftrusted psdexsp
rpiswu2 psdextp pefccal pefcal pevm_FCAL


1) May occur if database is upgraded from a lower version eg. from 8i to 9i
2) THe  ORA_NLS33  variable  is not set to the right directory at the primary site
3) The Listener is running from a different version than the database.


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