Oracle Database Errors or Warnings from Error ORA-01261 to ORA-01270
ORA-01261: Parameter string destination string cannot be translated
Cause: The value for the specified parameter contained a destination string that could not be translated.
Action: Use a valid destination string in the specified parameter.
ORA-01262: Stat failed on a file destination directory
Cause: Unable to get information about an Oracle managed files destination directory.
Action: Check the permissions on the directory or use a different directory name.
ORA-01263: Name given for file destination directory is invalid
Cause: The name given for an Oracle managed files destination does not correspond to a directory.
Action: Use a different name.
ORA-01264: Unable to create string file name
Cause: Unable to create an Oracle managed file name.
Action: , if possible, and retry the command.
ORA-01265: Unable to delete string string
Cause: An error prevented the file from being deleted.
Action: See the subsequent error messsages that describe the operating system error that prevented the file from being deleted. If possible, fix the problem and manually delete the file.
ORA-01266: Unable to create unique file name
Cause: Unable to create a unique file name for an Oracle managed file. Oracle tried several names but each file name was already in use in the default destination directory for the file type.
Action: Retry the operation. If that fails, also, it may be necessary to change the default destination directory for the file type and then retry.
ORA-01267: Failure getting date/time
Cause: Could not get date/time when trying to create unique file name.
Action: Internal error – contact Oracle Customer Support.
ORA-01268: invalid TEMPFILE clause for alter of permanent TABLESPACE
Cause: A TEMPFILE clause was specified for an ALTER TABLESPACE for a permanent tablespace.
Action: Retry with a DATAFILE clause.
ORA-01269: Destination parameter string is too long
Cause: The value for DB_CREATE_FILE_DEST, DB_CREATE_ONLINE_LOG_DEST_n or DB_RECOVERY_FILE_DEST parameter was too long.
Action: Replace the destination value for the specified parameter with a shorter character string.
ORA-01270: string operation is not allowed if STANDBY_PRESERVES_NAMES is true
Cause: An operation that renames or adds/drops a file was attempted at a standby database and STANDBY_PRESERVES_NAMES is true.
Action: Set STANDBY_PRESERVES_NAMES false if the operation must be performed.
Above are list of Oracle Database Errors or Warnings from Error ORA-01261 to ORA-01270 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.
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