My Oracle Support Banner

Metrics Alerted by the Database for Tablespaces which no Longer Exists or have been Dropped (Doc ID 740340.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 18, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 10.2.0.4 [Release 10.2]
Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 10.2.0.2 and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Enterprises Manger (EM) 10.2.0.x Grid Control monitors a 10.2.0.x database.

In the target database, one of the tablespaces has been dropped from the database. 
However, alerts for the 'Tablespace Space Used' metric for the dropped tablespace keep occurring in the console.
Also, Email notifications are sent for these alerts:

EM Alert: Warning: ABC - Tablespace [XYZ] is [96 percent full]

Using <Note 403264.1> to investigate this issue, the following can be seen in the target database :

-  The tablespace no longer exists in the database:

 

 

Cause

To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!


In this Document
Symptoms
Cause
Solution
References

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.