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ORA-01430: column being added already exists in table



Pega Robot Manager 8.4.1 fails to install and an error message displays. The user is utilizing Oracle 18c Database.

Error Messages

[PegaRULES-Batch-1] [STANDARD] [ ] [PegaRULES:8] (internal.util.MoveLog) INFO   [email protected] -      Processed 3292 of 4115 (80.00%): 3292 committed, 0 skipped, 0 errors, 30 seconds remaining
[PegaRULES-Batch-1] [STANDARD] [ ] [PegaRULES:8] (nal.access.DBSchemaDDLExecutor) ERROR  [email protected] - Problem executing SQL to update database schema : alter table PEGARUL.pr_index_circumstance_def add  ("PYTOGGLEDEPARTMENTSCOPINGFOR0123456789" VARCHAR2(5 CHAR) )
[PegaRULES-Batch-1] [STANDARD] [ ] [PegaRULES:8] (nal.access.DBSchemaDDLExecutor) ERROR  [email protected] - Error occured while trying to add Index columns for an property Database-General Problem executing SQL to update database schema 1430 72000 ORA-01430: column being added already exists in table

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Install Pega Platform 8.4.0.
  2. Install Pega Robot Manager 8.4.1.

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules.


Perform the following local-change:

While importing, enable the 'Do not set restore point or save metadata during the import' checkbox.

Published April 15, 2020 - Updated December 2, 2021

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