ORA-23502: valid directory for offline instatiation is not specified

Cause : An attempt was made to offline instantiate to a directory which is not specified or null.

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

There are two ways to specify the directory: o As a parm offline_dirpath to the API o As an init.ora parm named utl_file_dir Make sure you have specified an appropriate directory in which the offline file can be created.

update : 27-04-2017

ORA-23502 - valid directory for offline instatiation is not specified
ORA-23502 - valid directory for offline instatiation is not specified

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