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ORA-00980: synonym translation is no longer valid

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I was running my c++ application in windows NT
operating system and oracle 7.3 and it worked fine.

I recently updated my Oracle to 9i in Windows 2000 to my new machine. After Imported the database from my old machine to a new one my application wrote in C++ no longer work and it gave me following error.


ERROR: CDBException Generated.
ORA-00980: synonym translation is no longer valid Option value changed.
Please close and Restart Application.


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From Oracle Docs
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ORA-00980 synonym translation is no longer valid

Cause: The synonym used is based on a table, view, or synonym that no longer exists.

Action: Replace the synonym with the name of the object it references or re-create the synonym so that it refers to a valid table, view, or synonym.

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1)Identify the synonyms that are being used in the code and recreate them..

If you had a synonym called S_EMP to the table emp,then :

create public synonym S_EMP for SCOTT.EMP;

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Lunchy,

What is that supposed to mean???
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