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Re: Temporary tablespace questions...

From: Joe Testa <teci_at_the-testas.net>
Date: Thu, 09 Aug 2001 17:49:41 -0700
Message-ID: <F001.00366927.20010809175051@fatcity.com>

the high water mark of a datafile, meaning the highest data block ever used you wont be able to shrink it down.

drop the temp tablespace and recreate it during a slow time.

joe
> Jaouich.Cyril_at_hydro.qc.ca wrote:
>
> Hi all...
>
> I've searched thru the archives, but didn't find what I was
> looking for. I have a database with a huge temporary tablespace. It's
> huge because the there is value for max_extent... now I can fix that,
> but my problem is that I can't seen to resize the tablespace:
>
> > alter database datafile 'temporary.dbf' resize 500M;
> alter database datafile 'temporary.dbf' resize 500M
> *
> ERROR at line 1:
> ORA-03297: file contains used data beyond requested RESIZE value
>
> But the tablespace is empty:
>
> TABLESPACE Total Blocks Empty BLocks
> ------------------------------ ------------ ------------
> TEMP 261632 260927
>
> So what is preventing me from resizing it?
>
> Thanks in advance
>
> Cyril Jaouich (Conseiller Unix)
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