ORA-02303: Cannot Drop Or Replace A Type With Type Or Table Dependents (Doc ID 1993417.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 10, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Product Hub - Version 12.2.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.2.4 version, Install/Release issues

When attempting to do R12.2.4 upgrade we have new invalid's,
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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ERROR at line 1:
ORA-02303: cannot drop or replace a type with type or table dependents
ORA-06512: at line 225

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

Perform 12.2.4 Upgrade

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot complete the 12.2.4 upgrade causing critical failure in program milestone and significant time and effort.

Cause

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