How to resolve ORA-01023 Error Message in Oracle database

Learn the purpose and how to unravel the ORA-01023 error message in Oracle.

Description

When you stumble upon an ORA-01023 error, the following error message will appear:

ORA-01023: cursor context no longer discovered (invalid cursor number)

Cause

You tried to reference a cursor, but the cursor is no longer open.

Resolution

The option(s) to resolve this Oracle error are:

Option #1

Open the cursor and retry the operation.