Alter Table Enable Row Movement Invalidates Dependencies Before 11g (Doc ID 787011.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 to 10.2.0.5 [Release 10.1 to 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 10-Oct-2016***

Symptoms

Alter table enable row movement invalidates its dependency objects.

EXAMPLE:

SQL> select object_name,object_type,status from dba_objects where owner='SCOTT';

OBJECT_NAMEOBJECT_TYPESTATUS
DEPT TABLE VALID
DEPT_IND INDEX VALID
DEPT_VW VIEW VALID

SQL> alter table dept enable row movement;
Table altered.

SQL> select object_name,object_type,status from dba_objects where owner='SCOTT';

OBJECT_NAMEOBJECT_TYPESTATUS
DEPT TABLE VALID
DEPT_IND INDEX VALID
DEPT_VW VIEW INVALID

Cause

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