Can't Move FGA_LOG$/AUD$ using DBMS_AUDIT_MGMT.SET_AUDIT_TRAIL_LOCATION errors with ORA-01422 (Doc ID 2224177.1)

Last updated on APRIL 04, 2017

Applies to:

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


We implemented Fine Grained Auditing in one of our product instances. While configuring FGA I tried to move the FGA_LOG$-Table into an other tablespace. I did with:

audit_trail_location_value => 'DAT_AUDIT');

(DAT_AUDIT is the new tablespace-name).

But instead of moving the tablespace i get an error:

ORA-01422: exact fetch returns more than requested number of rows
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_AUDIT_MGMT", line 2737
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_AUDIT_MGMT", line 677
ORA-06512: at line 2

In our test-Environment, the movement was successful.

Our environment:

DB: Oracle (Test + Prod)
OS: Linux SLES 11 SP4


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