DRG-50857 and ORA-01031 when Creating an Oracle Text Index and Privileges Granted through CONNECT Role

(Doc ID 734064.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 04, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Text - Version to [Release 10.2 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 27-Apr-2015***


After migrating database from 9.2.0.x version to 10.2.0.x release, when creating a Text Index on existing table you may face following problem.

SQL> create index mytab_idx on mytab(mytext) indextype is ctxsys.context;
create index mytab_idx on mytab(mytext)
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-29855: error occurred in the execution of ODCIINDEXCREATE routine
ORA-20000: Oracle Text error:
DRG-50857: oracle error in drvxtab.create_index_tables
ORA-01031: insufficient privileges
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRUE", line 160



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