ORA-14097: Column Type Or Size Mismatch In ALTER TABLE EXCHANGE PARTITION (Doc ID 2240439.1)

Last updated on MARCH 10, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 You have created what appears to be an identical table but still getting:

 

alter table AUDIT_TABLE exchange partition P_20140131 with table AUX_TABLE WITHOUT VALIDATION;

ERROR at line 1:
ORA-14097: column type or size mismatch in ALTER TABLE EXCHANGE PARTITION

Same error with WITH VALIDATION.

Changes

 None

Cause

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