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INCORRECT HINT SYNTAX CAUSES ORA-600 [prshntcb-1] (Doc ID 975081.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 28, 2019

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A programmer coded the hint in the SELECT with the degree in front of the alias instead of the other way around. Programmer error. In 10g, the hint was just ignore. However, in 11g, it returns an ORA-600 error.

Tue Jul 07 16:08:36 2009
Errors in file d:\app\administrator\diag\rdbms\b305\b305\trace\b305_ora_6704.trc (incident=187012):
ORA-00600: internal error code, arguments: [prshntcb-1], [990], [], [], [], [], [], [], [], [], [], []
Incident details in: d:\app\administrator\diag\rdbms\b305\b305\incident\incdir_187012\b305_ora_6704_i187012.trc




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