ORA-31485 'Invalid database link' Error When Running DBMS_CDC_PUBLISH.CREATE_HOTLOG_CHANGE_SOURCE Using a Valid Database Link Name
Last updated on AUGUST 27, 2010
Applies to:Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.2.0.1
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When creating a Change Data Capture (CDC) hotlog change source using DBMS_CDC_PUBLISH.CREATE_HOTLOG_CHANGE_SOURCE, the following error is received:
ORA-31485: invalid database link
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_SYS_ERROR", line 79
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_CDC_IPUBLISH", line 599
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_CDC_PUBLISH", line 114
ORA-06512: at line 2
However, the database link name, which does not have a domain name appended to it, is valid and works.
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