ORA-00959 while adding partition (Doc ID 1477889.1)

Last updated on MARCH 27, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.5 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Partitioned IOT was created with default tablespace TBS1

Later TBS1 tablespace was dropped and adding partition to the table returns:

ORA-00959: tablespace '<tablespace name>' does not exist.

 Example for IOT:

Changes

Old tablespace (TBS1 in the above example) was removed.

Cause

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