Resize Does Not Work Although Query Shows Free Space Available ORA-03297

(Doc ID 380473.1)

Last updated on JULY 15, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Alter tablespace <tablespace_name> resize size;  (as can be used for a BigFile Tablespace)  results in
  ORA-03297: file contains <num> blocks of data beyond requested RESIZE value;
  ORA-03297: file contains used data beyond requested RESIZE value
even though freespace is available.


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