How to resolve ORA-01652 Error Message in Oracle database

Learn the reason and how to get to the bottom of the ORA-01652 error message in Oracle.

Description

When you come across an ORA-01652 error, the following error message will appear:

ORA-01652: unable to lengthen temp section via num in tablespace identify

Cause

You failed to allocate extent for temp section in the tablespace.

Resolution

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

Option #1

Create your object in another tablespace.

Option #2

Add extra documents to the tablespace using the ALTER TABLESPACE ADD DATAFILE command.