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How to identify the corrupt Object reported by ORA-1578 / RMAN / DBVERIFY (Doc ID 819533.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 8.1.5 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 21-Oct-2013***
***Checked for relevance on 16-JUN-2017***


The purpose of this note is to provide the instructions to identify the corrupt Object reported by the error ORA-1578 or tools like RMAN / DBVERIFY


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In this Document
 Identify the Absolute File Number (AFN) and Block Number (BL)
 Identify the Corrupt Object
 Fixing Corruptions

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