Empty ORA-20000 Oracle Text Error During Parallel Indexing

(Doc ID 889805.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Text - Version 10.2.0.1 to 11.1.0.7 [Release 10.2 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 05-Nov-2014***


Symptoms

When creating a Text index in parallel we may receive an error stack similar to this:

create index ... on ... indextype is ctxsys.context ... parallel 24;
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-29855: error occurred in the execution of ODCIINDEXCREATE routine
ORA-20000: Oracle Text error:
DRG-50857: oracle error in drvddl.ParallelIndexPopulate
ORA-12801: error signaled in parallel query server P022, instance prd-db8:CTSPRD2 (2)
ORA-20000: Oracle Text error:
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRUE", line 160
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRVPARX", line 36
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.DRUE", line 160
ORA-06512: at "CTXSYS.TEXTINDEXMETHODS", line 364

As you can see the Oracle Text error shows empty error message.

Cause

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