Audit Trail Cleanup Initialization Fails with ORA-46262 (Doc ID 985803.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 04, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.4 to 10.2.0.5 [Release 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 12-Jun-2013


Symptoms

While trying to initialize the cleanup of the audit tables via dbms_audit_mgmt package the following error was encountered:


BEGIN
DBMS_AUDIT_MGMT.INIT_CLEANUP(
AUDIT_TRAIL_TYPE =>DBMS_AUDIT_MGMT.AUDIT_TRAIL_DB_STD,
DEFAULT_CLEANUP_INTERVAL =>72);
END;
/

ORA-46262: Audit table(s) cannot be moved to 'prov_p2_AUDIT' tablespace
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_AUDIT_MGMT", line 41
ORA-06512: at "SYS.DBMS_AUDIT_MGMT", line 753
ORA-06512: at line 2

Cause

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