ORA-1735 during Alter Table Compress For All Operations (Doc ID 1325865.1)

Last updated on MARCH 27, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 11.2.0.2 and later   [Release: 11.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Trying to compress a table using compress for all operations and it does not work.

alter table SCOTT.EMP compress for all operations;
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-01735: invalid ALTER TABLE option

Changes

Just upgraded from 10.2 to 11.2.

Cause

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