DBV Reports Corruption Even After Drop/Recreate Object (Doc ID 269028.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 11, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 8.1.5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 03-Nov-2014***

Symptoms

- Got ORA-1578 and/or ORA-600 in alert log
- Identified the object and the file name owning this corrupt block
- Ran DBV on the file and it reports corrupt blocks.
- Dropped the segment.
- Ran DBV on the datafile again and the errors are reported on the same blocks.

Cause

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