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2498360 - Housekeeping Unused or Old Tablespace


This article will show you what to do in case you want to perform a housekeeping on the unused or old tablespace to regain the freespace at disk level. 


  • In the DB02 -> Tablespaces -> Overview or DBACOCKPIT -> Space -> Tablespaces -> Overview, there is unused or old tablespace with 0% used existing in your database.
  • After system upgrade, old tablespaces with the old release name, example PSAP<SID>620 and PSAP<SID>700 exist at the database.



  • SAP release independent
  • Oracle release independent


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