Oracle Database Errors or Warnings from Error ORA-01032 to ORA-01040



ORA-01032: no such userid
Cause: This is an internal error message related to Export/Import.
Action: Contact customer support.
ORA-01033: ORACLE initialization or shutdown in progress
Cause: An attempt was made to log on while Oracle is being started up or shutdown.
Action: Wait a few minutes. Then retry the operation.

ORA-01034: ORACLE not available
Cause: Oracle was not started up. Possible causes include the following:
– The SGA requires more space than was allocated for it.
– The operating-system variable pointing to the instance is improperly defined.
Action: Refer to accompanying messages for possible causes and correct the problem mentioned in the other messages. If Oracle has been initialized, then on some operating systems, verify that Oracle was linked correctly. See the platform specific Oracle documentation.
ORA-01035: ORACLE only available to users with RESTRICTED SESSION privilege
Cause: Logins are disallowed because an instance started in restricted mode. Only users with RESTRICTED SESSION system privilege can log on.
Action: Request that Oracle be restarted without the restricted option or obtain the RESTRICTED SESSION system privilege.
ORA-01036: illegal variable name/number
Cause: Unable to find bind context on user side
Action: Make sure that the variable being bound is in the sql statement.

ORA-01037: maximum cursor memory exceeded
Cause: Attempting to process a complex sql statement which consumed all available memory of the cursor.
Action: Simplify the complex sql statement.
ORA-01038: cannot write database file version string with ORACLE version string
Cause: Attempting to write datafile headers in an old format. The new format can not be used until after the database has been verified as being compatible with this software version.
Action: Open the database to advance to the new file formats, then repeat the operation. If the operation is required before the database can be opened, then use the previous software release to do the operation.
ORA-01039: insufficient privileges on underlying objects of the view
Cause: Attempting to explain plan on other people’s view without the necessary privileges on the underlying objects of the view.
Action: Get necessary privileges or do not perform the offending operation.
ORA-01040: invalid character in password; logon denied
Cause: There are multibyte characters in the password or some characters in the password are not in US7ASCII range.
Action: Resubmit password with valid characters.

Above are list of Oracle Database Errors or Warnings from Error ORA-01032 to ORA-01040 received while performing certain operation against Oracle Database or related products.

What are Oracle Database Error Messages?

Oracle Error Messages may be returned while using products which are part of Oracle Database.  Each Oracle Database Error or Warning Message mentioned above contains the Warning or Error Message Statement, a short explanation of the probable causes of the Error message, and a recommended action.

Hope this was helpful.

SQLServerF1 Team
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