Re: ora-3113 creating CONTEXT index on BLOB

From: Malcolm Dunnett <nothome_at_spammers.are.scum>
Date: Sat, 10 Jan 2009 20:20:32 -0800
Message-ID: <lseal.15081$JA5.9192_at_newsfe08.iad>

Malcolm Dunnett wrote:
> Mark D Powell wrote:

>> On Jan 9, 5:15 pm, Malcolm Dunnett <noth..._at_spammers.are.scum> wrote:
>>> Oracle Standard Edition on OpenVMS 8.3 (Itanium server)
>>> I am attempting to create a CTXSYS.CONTEXT index on a blob column in
>>> a table. When I run the command I get:

After further investigation I think the problem is that the AUTO_FILTER is not supported on VMS , but the database still considers it the default. If I specify the null filter the index create succeeds. Crashing rather than returning a meaningful error message seems a bit odd though.

I've logged a service request with Oracle to clarify if that is indeed what is going on. Received on Sat Jan 10 2009 - 22:20:32 CST

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