How to resolve ORA-02024 Error Message in Oracle database

Learn the cause and how to get to the bottom of the ORA-02024 error message in Oracle.

Description

When you stumble upon an ORA-02024 error, the following error message will appear:

ORA-02024: database link not found

Cause

You tried to drop a database link, but it ought to not be discovered in the dictionary.

Resolution

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

Option #1

Specify a legitimate identify and then re-execute the drop command.