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Resolving Common Maximo 6 Upgrade Errors

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List of common upgrade errors, including cause and fix action.

Resolving the problem

The attached document contains both cause and action for common upgrade errors.

Integrity Checker Utility errors
ERROR – 0078 The database has a different UNIQUE property for the following original index definition(s)
ERROR – 0084 No unique index found for primary key sequence on table(s):
ERROR – 0109 The Maximo definition of this column does not match the actual column:
ERROR – 0145 This column is mapped to a MAXIMO value list but the value list does not exist
ERROR -- 0150 MAXTABLES definition differs from MAXTABLESCFG for
ERROR -- 0155 Remarks must be added to the following Maximo column definitions:
ERROR -- 0163 Need to have existing properties file to upgrade workflow auto-accept tasks completely.
ERROR – 0166 A record exist in MaxTables but not MaxTables2 for table
ERROR – 0178 Orphan long descriptions exists against tables run repair mode to remove.
ERROR -- 0191 The same index name is used on different tables in the native database.
ERROR – 0193 Key record of doclinks does not exist in the database(keyValue-tableName- keyColumn-siteId-orgId):
ERROR – 0215 Table <table> references long description <number> but the long description does not exist.
Validation Utility errors
ERROR -- A list defined in valuelistdomain has wrong type values in valuelist.
ERROR -- All workflow processes must be stopped before upgrading.
ERROR -- An invalid record was found while searching for circular references.
ERROR -- Bookmarked records does not exist in the database(userName-appName-keyValue-tableName-keyColumn-siteId-orgId):
ERROR -- Configurable Startcenter found.
ERROR -- Maxrelationship cannot be added because it already exists in the database:
ERROR -- MXES requires delimiters for all GL accounts stored in the database.
ERROR -- The following GL Components contain a character that is also used as a delimiter for that component, which is not permitted.
ERROR – 0156 The following menu options are mapped to the same position:
ERROR -- 0162 Occurrences of MeterLabel1 and MeterLabel2 cannot be null.
ERROR – 0198 Maxdomain cannot be added because it already exists in the database:
ERROR – 0201 Table <table> has more than one owner for LongDescription
Upgrade Utility errors
ERROR -- The connection was closed after OutOfMemoryError
ERROR -- The tablespace MAXIMO does not exist, it is misspelled, Maximo has not been granted quota on the tablespace, or it is not online.
ERROR -- The object '<constraint name>' is dependent on column '<column>'.
ERROR -- Msg 5074, Level 16, State 8, Line 1, Sqlstate 01000: The statistics '<statistic>' is dependent on column '<column>'.
ERROR -- String or binary data would be truncated.
ERROR -- Cannot insert the value NULL into column '<column>', table ‘<table>’; column does not allow nulls.
ERROR -- 0115 The Maximo-defined length for this column is invalid:
ORA-01400: cannot insert NULL into ("MAXIMO"."<table."."column")
ORA-01439: column to be modified must be empty to change datatype
ORA-01452: cannot CREATE UNIQUE INDEX; duplicate keys found

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Cross reference information
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Systems and Asset Management Tivoli Asset Management for IT Not Applicable
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Document information

More support for: Maximo Asset Management
Upgrade Utility

Software version: 5.1, 5.2, 6.2.1, 6.2.2, 6.2.3, 6.2.4, 6.2.5, 6.2.6, 6.2.7, 6.2.8

Operating system(s): Windows

Software edition: Standard

Reference #: 1294275

Modified date: 02 August 2010

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