ORA-01200: actual file size of 25604 is smaller than correct size of 25608 blocks

Hi guys,

I'm getting this error when trying to startup the db:

SQL> startup
ORACLE instance started.

Total System Global Area 1962934272 bytes
Fixed Size                  2085008 bytes
Variable Size            1325404016 bytes
Database Buffers          629145600 bytes
Redo Buffers                6299648 bytes
Database mounted.
ORA-01122: database file 1 failed verification check
ORA-01110: data file 1:
ORA-01200: actual file size of 25604 is smaller than correct size of 25608
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Apply patch 5840434 available on the Metalink.
shutdown database and take a backup. then recreate control files.
Ravindran GopinathanCommented:
Do you have backup? Media recovery would be the solution!!

el123Author Commented:
Sorry guys, it was some internal issue at the o/s level, none of these solutions are workable, so need to close this question.

Thanks for your help.

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