How to clear Table Segment header corruption (ORA-01578)

(Doc ID 2281302.1)

Last updated on JULY 17, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


If there is segment header corruption, How to clear this corruption

ORA-1578 error reported for a file# and block#, this block is part of header block DBA_SEGMENTS.HEADER_BLOCK

As the block is part of segment header





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