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TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE (TSG) : ORA-1652: unable to extend temp segment (Doc ID 1267351.1)

Last updated on APRIL 09, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 8.0.6.0 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 21-Jul-2017***

Symptoms

Oracle database instances will from time to time experience

     ORA-1652: unable to extend temp segment by %s in tablespace %s

A vast majority of the time this is a normal but annoying condition due to a temporary tablespace having its space exhausted

Cause

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