update : 28-04-2017

DBA Script : example_create_dimension.sql

-- | FILE : example_create_dimension.sql |
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-- | FILE : example_create_dimension.sql |
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-- | PURPOSE : Example SQL script to create a dimension object. |
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CREATE DIMENSION dim_clothes
LEVEL upc IS retail_tab.upc
LEVEL style IS retail_tab.style
LEVEL class IS retail_tab.class
LEVEL department IS retail_tab.department
LEVEL store IS retail_tab.store
LEVEL region IS retail_tab.region
LEVEL company IS retail_tab.company
HIERARCHY sales_rollup (
upc CHILD OF
style CHILD OF
class CHILD OF
department CHILD OF
store CHILD OF
region CHILD OF
company)
ATTRIBUTE style DETERMINES (color)
ATTRIBUTE upc DETERMINES (item_size);

End Script

Oracle Database Error Messages



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Well, the reason for above error is that i have taken the above script from a 11g database and running it on 10g database. 11g has bring some changes in password management. Below code is executed on 11g and user created successfully, which is expected result.