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ORA-959 Tablespace '_$deleted$0$0' Does Not Exist Error Executing Some Code (Doc ID 604648.1)

Last updated on JUNE 05, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 21-Jul-2017***


An ORA-959 error can occur executing dbms_stats.gather_table_stats.


Changes were made to the TEMP tablespace setup.

1. Created a temporary tablespace called TEMP1.
2. Set this tablespace to become the default temporary tablespace.
3. Dropped the existing permanent TEMP tablespace.
4. Renamed the default temporary tablespace TEMP1 to TEMP.


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