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“ORA-14006: invalid partition name” in TOAD


Problem:

After issueing below SQL from the TOAD editor:

alter table myschema.mytable truncate partition p20101002;

It gives below error:
ORA-14006: invalid partition name

Cause:

TOAD’s engine sometimes cannot correctly evaulate “;” character at the end.

Solution:
Remove “;” character, or execute it from sqlplus which I did for weeks before finding exact cause:)

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  1. Mor
    February 17, 2011 at 11:30 am

    Thanks for posting this!
    I just spent an hour trying to understand why a simple drop partition doesn’t work… removing the “;” did the trick!
    such a strange bug. I will post it as a bug in quest’s support.

  2. February 28, 2012 at 5:10 pm

    Thanks Derya,
    Toad sometimes makes life easier but sometimes more and more diffucult 🙂

  3. Ajay Gupta
    December 27, 2013 at 8:41 am

    Thanks for valuable posting!! Its very tough to find this type of error resolution.

  4. September 21, 2014 at 11:22 am

    Superb site you have here but I was curious if you
    realized of any discussion boards that deal with the same topics talked about
    here? I’d really love to be a part of community where I can get advice from other
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  5. Raja
    June 9, 2016 at 10:50 am

    yes absolutely correct toad not identify the semicolon. now its working me. thnx a lot

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