My Oracle Support Banner

ORA-01536, when enough space is available (Doc ID 270582.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Receivables - Version 12.1.3 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Insert on a table reports: ORA-01536.

01536, 00000, "space quota exceeded for tablespace '%s'"
// *Cause:  The space quota for the segment owner in the tablespace has
//          been exhausted and the operation attempted the creation of a
//          new segment extent in the tablespace.
// *Action: Either drop unnecessary objects in the tablespace to reclaim
//          space or have a privileged user increase the quota on this
//          tablespace for the segment owner.

Enough space is available in the tablespace.
A 'grant unlimited tablespace to <username> has been executed.
However, the same error remains.


To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

In this Document

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.