Ora-14097 During ALTER TABLE EXCHANGE PARTITION (Doc ID 315347.1)

Last updated on JUNE 30, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 07-Jan-2013***

Symptoms

While using the alter table exchange partition option for 2 tables an ORA-14097 is received.  When trying to exchange any partitions of existing tables with a new table created using "CREATE TABLE AS SELECT" command from the original partition table an ora-14097 error is encountered. 

There are no UNUSED columns or function based indexes.

The following scenario demonstrates the symptoms:

Cause

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