How to resolve ORA-01429 Error Message in Oracle database

Learn the cause and how to unravel the ORA-01429 error message in Oracle.

Description

When you come upon an ORA-01429 error, the following error message will appear:

ORA-01429: Index-Organized Table: no information section to keep overflow row-pieces

Cause

There used to be no data segment defined to shop the overflow.

Resolution

The option(s) to resolve this Oracle error are:

Option #1

Define a data segment and retry the operation.