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ORA-00955:name is already used by an existing object
Cause:An attempt was made to create a database object (such as a table, view, cluster, index, or synonym) that already exists. A user's database objects must have distinct names.
Action:Enter a unique name for the database object or modify or drop the existing object so it can be reused.
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ORA-00955: name is already used by an existing object

Can any one tell me why I get this error? Surely if using CREATE OR REPLACE it should not matter if the object already exists? CREATE OR REPLACE PACKAGE package_printertype_scitex AS * ERROR at line


On 10/18/05 oracle-l-bounce@(protected) <oracle-l-bounce@(protected) > wrote > > The best way to find out is to try it. You will probably find that it > depends. If you use a LMT and do uniform e

Debug DDL trigger

Not true see below for an example on 9204 SQL > get t1.sql 1 conn t1/t1 2 create table t1.some_tbl tablespace cons 3 as select * from dba_objects where rownum < 100 4 / 5 drop trigger raj_test_trig 6 patchset 2 catcpu.sql slop

w2k3 server std ed 32 bit. Oracle 10g R1 10.1.0 patchset 3 applied ( While running the patchset 2 post-installation script (catcpu.sql) against a newly created database there

replication with Indexes

Hi If we run the sql as you suggested will show error ORA-00955 name is already used by an existing object Pl advice >From Stephen.Lee@(protected) >Reply-To oracle-l@(protected) >To oracl
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