Frequently Asked Questions
ORA-00600: internal error code
Actual error code will be like ORA-00600 internal error code, arguments: [num], [?], [?], [?], [?], [?].
This is a catchall internal error message for Oracle program exceptions. It indicates that a process has met a low-level, unexpected condition. Various causes of this message include:
- data or redolog file corruption
- Failing data checks in memory means memory corruption
- hardware, memory, or I/O errors
- incorrectly restored files
The first argument is the internal message number. Other arguments are various numbers, names, and character strings. In most of cases, this error is generated due to Oracle encountering with Bug.
Action: When you get this error, raise ticket at our support center immediately with your valid customer id. Our support DBA will take necessary actions.