ORA-600 [16608] from ALTER TABLE SHRINK (Doc ID 1168396.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.4 to 11.1.0.6 [Release 10.2 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

You are attempting to shrink a table using the following SQL:

alter table <table_name> SHRINK SPACE CASCADE;


and you experience the following error:

ORA-00600: internal error code, arguments: [16608], [2], [1], [0x0BA4FACB0], [], [], [], []


The call stack from the trace file shows functions like:

... kglsscn kqlsscn ktsk_init_shk_ctx ktskshk1 atb_shk_nested_tables atb_shk_drv atbdrv opiexe opiosq0 opipls opiodr rpidrus skgmstack rpidru rpiswu2 rpidrv psddr0 psdnal pevm_EXIM pfrinstr_EXIM pfrrun_no_tool pfrrun plsql_run peicnt kkxexe opiexe kpoal8 opiodr...

 

Cause

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