ORA-600 [17147] Errors In SQL Statement With 32767 or More Inlist Items / ORs (Doc ID 884525.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 04, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.2.0.4 and later   [Release: 10.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Select statements fails and in the alert log the following is reported:

'ORA-00600: internal error code, arguments: [17147], [0xC000000102C34500], [], [], [],[], [], []'

Trace file shows that the SELECT statement has a large number (over 32767) items in a series of OR statements or contained in an INLIST.  Trace file also shows memory corruption like:

Chunk c000000126be3068 sz= 5672 NEXT NEXT CHUNK'S PREVIOUS POINTER NOT POINTING TO NEXT CHUNK c000000126179058

- or -

Chunk c000000126beb530 sz=787435112 ERROR, BAD MAGIC NUMBER (C00000012EEF4E68)

Cause

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