(Doc ID 1068174.1)

Last updated on MARCH 27, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: to - Release: 11.1 to 11.2
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On 11.2. version, Data Warehousing production

When attempting to split partition of a table stored in ASSM tablespace, the following error occurs:

SQL> alter table t split partition p1000 at (3) into (partition p2, partition p1000);

ORA-04000: the sum of PCTUSED and PCTFREE cannot exceed 100

Table was created this way and the partition was added this way:

SQL> -- Create table works because we are on ASSM
SQL> create table t (a number, b number) pctfree 80 partition by range (a) ( partition p1 values less than (2) );

Table created
SQL> -- Partition add works
SQL> alter table t add partition p1000 values less than (1000);

Table altered


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