Import of Partitioned Table/Constraint Fails With Error ORA-959 Tablespace _$Deleted$0$0 When Partitions/Indexes Had Once Been Moved To Another Tablespace (Doc ID 1593166.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Trying to import a partition table into another database using impdp/imp fails with the following error:

ORA-39083: Object type TABLE:"AUTO"."DWH_AUTO_ROE_DEALER_SUMMARY" failed to create with error:
ORA-00959: tablespace '_$deleted$557$0' does not exist"


ORA-39083: Object type CONSTRAINT failed to create with error:
ORA-00959: tablespace '_$deleted$556$0' does not exist

Changes

All the table partitions had once been moved to another tablespace and the original tablespace has now been dropped or the new tablespace where the partitions now reside has been renamed to the original tablespace name.

Cause

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