How to drop or rename _$deleted tablespaces

(Doc ID 789023.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 10.2.0.4 [Release 10.2]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.6 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 11-Jan-2016***
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

How to drop tablespaces with names of format _$deleted$, for example;
_$deleted$5$0 and _$deleted$0$0

Solution

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