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DBA_SEGMENTS view reports table negative segment size (Doc ID 2500843.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 28, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Columns BLOCKS and BYTES in DBA_SEGMENTS view may show negative values for significantly big segments.

BYTES = -16973692928000
BLOCKS = -2071984000

Cause

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