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

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2022

Applies to:

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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:




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