Hi, Let’s do a simple trick. You want to get min and max value of a column which is already indexed. As you know if you have an btree index on a column and try to get a Min or Max value then you will see an “Index Full Scan(Min/Max)” line in the execution plan.
Hi, Today while talking with a friend he mentioned about using a RAID 5 on disks. Since I am not experienced with RAID structures, after the conversation, I started to read about RAID 5. of course I know what RAID is and basically how it works but don’t have information about all types. so while
Hi, Today I looked for some dedicated servers for two of my customers. They have Standard Edition 2 (SE2) License. So this license says you can have only 1 CPU socket on the machine it does not matter how many core it has! this is really great reason to use SE2 but Oracle also says,
Hello again, Today, I’ve read a thread in the community and OP was asking for missing menus like Configuration, Storage, Tablespaces, users etc. This is the default behavior now! Since flash become obsolete slowly, Oracle leaves old EM Express flash version and comes up with Java Jet and default is Java Jet anymore. This initial
Hi, This is a big problem since LONG is a very painful data type. You cannot search in it, use it in CTAS (create table as), pass it to a plsql object as parameter etc. Oracle strongly suggest not to use a LONG column anymore but unfortunately there are many LONG columns in data dictionary
Hi there, Yesterday I upgraded a 19.3 database to 19.6 on Windows 10 Pro and after upgrade Rman starts to give two warnings: PL/SQL package SYS.DBMS_BACKUP_RESTORE version 19.03.00.00 in TARGET database is not current PL/SQL package SYS.DBMS_RCVMAN version 19.03.00.00 in TARGET database is not current this didn’t happen when I upgraded from 19.5 to 19.6.
Hello, 18c introduced a new object called Private Temporary Table (I will call it PTT in this post). PTT is just another version of Global Temporary Table(GTT). The data is temporary and will be stored for a time. Data in temporary tables (both PTT and GTT) can be queried by the session which inserts the
Hi there, I wanted to talk about a problem that I faced recently. Also I thought about the subject because this post is also related with “Session user vs Schema”. Whenever I use the term of “Job” I will be talking about Dbms_Scheduler Jobs not Dbms_Job! When you created a job for a different user
Hello, A customer is asking to you generate order numbers one by one and without gap! What an unpleasant request isn’t it? if you are not familiar to databases then you might think that this request is logical but it is not. So your customer asked for this and you decided to develop your code
Hi everyone, you might see BITAND function is frequently used by Oracle on source codes. Did you wonder why? What does BITAND function do? as you can understand from the name, it does a bitwise AND operation on parameters. probably you know what a bitwise and but as a small explanation it is an AND