Learn the cause and how to resolve the ORA-00201 error message in Oracle.
When you encounter an ORA-00201 error, the following error message will appear:
- ORA-00201: control file version num incompatible with Oracle version num
Cause of Error
The control file was created by a version of Oracle that is different than the version of Oracle that you are currently running.
How to Resolve the Error
The option(s) to resolve this Oracle error are:
Restart Oracle with a version of Oracle that is the same as the control file.
Create a new control file using the CREATE CONTROLFILE command.