Oracle Database Errors or Warnings from Error ORA-22916 to ORA-22925


ORA-22916: cannot do an exact FETCH on a query with Nested cursors
Cause: Exact FETCH on a query was specified which is not allowed if the query returns any cursors.
Action: Do not use an exact FETCH.
ORA-22917: use VARRAY to define the storage clause for this column or attribute
Cause: Not using VARRAY to define storage clause for VARRAY column or attribute.
Action: Specify VARRAY before the column storage clause and resubmit statement.
ORA-22918: specified column or attribute is not a VARRAY type
Cause: Attemp to define a VARRAY storage clause for a column or attribute which is not VARRAY type.
Action: Specify VARRAY storage clause for a VARRAY column or attribute.

ORA-22919: dangling REF error or lock object failed for no wait request
Cause: The error could be one of the following. The object corresponding to the REF does not exist or the object was locked by another user and the lock with nowait request failed.
Action: Ensure that the REF value is pointing to an existing object or issue a lock request without the nowait option.
ORA-22920: row containing the LOB value is not locked
Cause: The row containing the LOB value must be locked before updating the LOB value.
Action: Lock the row containing the LOB value before updating the LOB value.
ORA-22921: length of input buffer is smaller than amount requested
Cause: The buffer length is not big enough to hold the amount of data requested.
Action: Verify that the number of bytes/characters specified in the input amount parameter is not bigger than the number of bytes specified in the input buffer length parameter. Allocate more space for the input buffer if necessary.

ORA-22922: nonexistent LOB value
Cause: The LOB value associated with the input locator does not exist. The information in the locator does not refer to an existing LOB.
Action: Repopulate the locator by issuing a select statement and retry the operation.
ORA-22923: amount of data specified in streaming LOB write is 0
Cause: Trying to write LOB value via the streaming mechanism (i.e. unlimited write) but the input amount of data to stream was specified as 0. Thus, the user is trying to write 0 bytes to the LOB value.
Action: Write more than 0 bytes to the LOB value.
ORA-22924: snapshot too old
Cause: The version of the LOB value needed for the consistent read was already overwritten by another writer.
Action: Use a larger version pool.
ORA-22925: operation would exceed maximum size allowed for a LOB value
Cause: Trying to write too much data to the LOB value. LOB size is limited to 4 gigabytes.
Action: Either start writing at a smaller LOB offset or write less data to the LOB value.

Above are list of Oracle Database Errors or Warnings from Error ORA-22916 to ORA-22925 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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