I have faced quite interesting situation with Flashback Data Archive(FBDA) that wasn’t covered yet in blogosphere.
So I have just created new Flashback Archive and altered some tables specifying it(Flashback Archive).
Just after some time of any DMLs on altered tables next error appears in alert.log
Starting background process FBDA
Thu Feb 21 11:07:07 2013
FBDA started with pid=203, OS id=3626
Errors in file /u01/app/oracle/diag/rdbms/siam_opt/siamopt/trace/orcl_fbda_3626.trc (incident=57628):
ORA-00600: internal error code, arguments: [ktfa_error_handler_map], , 
ORA-00942: table or view does not exist
Please, notice presence of additional funny error – ORA-00942. Why it may be here ? we’ll see later… Continue reading