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

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 26, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.2 to 11.1]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


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...





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