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Ora-933 And Ora-02063 when inserting Data into A Table In Another Db (Doc ID 740049.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 25, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
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Checked for bulk archive on 03-MAY-2011 by Zulaikha Z


After an upgrade of a remote database to, an insert into a remote table with sub-query having an aggregate in the select list returns errors ORA-933 and ORA-2063.

The problem can manifest itself as Peoplesoft job syncing several tables between HR and Financial side is erroring with ORA-933.

Using SQLPLUS the SELECT within the INSERT without AGGREGATE is returning rows as expected.

Through peoplesoft application, with an Aggregate function it is returning errors:


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