Unable to Drop Undo tablespace Since Undo Segment is in Needs Recovery

(Doc ID 1295294.1)

Last updated on JULY 02, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 8.1.7 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.



Dropping a Undo tablespace give message

ORA-01548: active rollback segment


Undo segment shows status as needs recovery


New Undo tablespace was created and a attempt is made to drop old undo tablespace


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