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 10.2.0.5 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 10.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

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

 

 

 

Solution

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