ORA-00600: internal error code – Fixed

ORA-00600 internal error code

In my previous articles you have learned how to fix ORA-01722: invalid number and ORA-28056: Writing audit records to Windows Event Log failed. In this article i will show you how to fix ORA-00600: internal error code.

Oracle Error:

ORA-00600: internal error code.

How to resolve ORA-00600: internal error code?

Just follow these steps to resolve the issue.


Open command prompt and enter following command.

C:\>sqlplus sys/sys@xe as sysdba

SQL*Plus: Release Production on Wed Jan 28 20:41:12 2014
Copyright (c) 1982, 2010, Oracle. All rights reserved.
Connected to:
Oracle Database 11g Express Edition Release - Production


Now shutdown the database.

SQL> shutdown immediate;
ORA-01109: database not open

Database dismounted.
ORACLE instance shut down.


Mount the database using below command.

SQL> startup mount;
ORACLE instance started.

Total System Global Area 376635392 bytes
Fixed Size 1383692 bytes
Variable Size 285213428 bytes
Database Buffers 83886080 bytes
Redo Buffers 6152192 bytes
Database mounted.


Enter recover command to recover database.

SQL> recover database;
Media recovery complete.


Now open database with alter database open command.

SQL> alter database open;
Database altered.

I hope this will help you to resolve your problem. If you are still unable to resolve this issue, write in comment section, we will definitely help you.

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1 thought on “ORA-00600: internal error code – Fixed”

  1. Vanika Arora

    Still getting error…database not altered… Initialization error

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