Oracle error - ORA-00904

Posted on 2011-03-24
Last Modified: 2012-05-11

I getting the following error:

                   PL/SQL: ORA-00904: "DWNDATA2": invalid identifier
                   ORA-06550: line 21, column 7:
                   PL/SQL: SQL Statement ignored

FOR rec_w_ads IN cur_w_ads LOOP
                 blob_size := dbms_lob.getlength(rec_w_ads.dwndata);
                 offset := 1;
       , blob_size, offset, long_raw);
                 UPDATE W_ApplicaoadStatus
                   SET dwndata2 = long_raw
                   WHERE CURRENT OF cur_w_ads;
               END LOOP;

Question by:joaotelles
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by:slightwv (䄆 Netminder)
ID: 35209996
Describe the table W_ApplicaoadStatus and see if it has a column called dwndata2.

Author Comment

ID: 35210024
No there isnt.

How could I create it?
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slightwv (䄆 Netminder) earned 500 total points
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If you want to UPDATE a column, it sort of has to exist first...
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Author Comment

ID: 35210053
Tks I will add the column
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by:slightwv (䄆 Netminder)
ID: 35210057
If you really want to add a new column to the table:

alter table W_ApplicaoadStatus add dwndata2 XXX;

where XXX is the data type and precision.  What data type is this going to be?

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