Resolve ORA-00939 Error Message in Oracle

Learn the cause and how to get to the bottom of the ORA-00939 error message in Oracle.

Description

When you come across an ORA-00939 error, the following error message will appear:

ORA-00939: too many arguments for function

Cause

You tried to name an Oracle function, however you provided too many arguments for the function.

Resolution

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

Option #1

This error can be corrected by using offering the right number of arguments when calling the Oracle function.

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