Min/Max on same column

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.

Sequential ID column without gap!

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

Commit Time – Part 2 (On Commit Trigger)

Hello again, Not long ago, I mentioned about how to get approximate commit time on a table: http://mustafakalayci.me/2019/05/25/commit-time-for-an-inserted-row-in-oracle/ While I was reading some blogs and jumping from one to another, I came to Saibabu Devabhaktuni’n blog post: http://sai-oracle.blogspot.com/2013/09/how-to-setup-oracle-on-commit-trigger.html and I was literally shocked because I never heard something about this. So I did my tests

Can not Drop Materialized View on 12c and above?

Hello Everyone, I couldn’t write for a long time because of a crazy workload. During this heavy hardworking, I faced with a problem on one of my customers. They have a on commit refresh Materialized View (MV) and started to complain about they couldn’t insert into main table of MV. When I checked, I saw

CLOB size matters!

Hi, Many developer and DBA has an idea about the storing clobs. Basic rule is “if length of clob is higher tan 4000 then it will be stored in lob segment not in table segment” which is correct but sometimes misinterpreted! if you have a clob column in your table, your data might be in