ORA-01742: comment not terminated properly

Cause : The indicated comment or hint begun with the /* token did not have the terminating */.

Action - How to fix it : DBA Scripts :: www.high-oracle.com/scripts

Properly terminate the comment or hint with a */.

update : 22-08-2017
ORA-01742

ORA-01742 - comment not terminated properly
ORA-01742 - comment not terminated properly

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