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Understanding and Diagnosing ORA-600[13011] Errors (Doc ID 1392778.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 25, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 8.1.7 to 11.2]
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.


This article will discuss the common causes of and troubleshooting tips for ORA-600[13011].

During a delete operation we are trying to get a consistent set of rows and have exceeded a 5000 pass count when we raise this exception.

The number of arguments and their meaning vary depending on the object types relating to the error.

- 3 Argument format:

This format relates to Oracle 8.0.3 and above for deletes from Views or Index Only Tables (IOT)

Arg [a] Passcount
Arg [b] Object Name
Arg [c] Code

- 5 Argument format:

Arg [a] Data Object ID
Arg [b] Tablespace Decimal Relative DBA (RDBA) of block containing the row to be deleted
Arg [c] Row slot number.
Arg [d] Decimal RDBA of block being updated (Typically same as [b]).
Arg [e] Code

Troubleshooting Steps

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