ORA-27485: argument string already exists at a different position

Cause : An attempt was made to create or replace an argument with a name that is already used by an argument at a different position.

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

Use a different name for the argument or drop or alter the argument which already exists with this name and then reissue the command.

update : 22-08-2017
ORA-27485

ORA-27485 - argument string already exists at a different position
ORA-27485 - argument string already exists at a different position

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