This topic does not apply to the referential integrity error tables described in About Referential Integrity Error Tables for Column-Partitioned Tables.
Several rules apply to altering a table that is associated with an error table. See CREATE ERROR TABLE.
- You cannot make any of the following changes to a data table definition if the table is associated with an error table.
- Add a column
- Drop a column
- Alter its primary index
- Change its fallback protection
- You can modify the partitioning of a partitioned data table that has an associated error table.