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Performance: CLOB and BLOB Columns Not Released At The Tablespace Level After Audit Data Truncated. (Doc ID 579087.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Warehouse Builder - Version 10.2 to [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After audit data was purged by execution of purge_audit_template.sql script or truncated following note 'How To Purge OWB Execution Audit Tables Using The Truncate Command' (Doc ID 430755.1), there are no records in the wb_rt_audit_scripts table.  However, some CLOB and BLOB columns are not released at the  tablespace level.

Support aware of following CLOB and BLOB columns in OWBSYS schema:

owb$wb_rt_audit_params.clob_value              clob
owb$wb_rt_audit_execution.task_input           clob
owb$wb_rt_audit_executions.binary               blob
owb$wb_rt_audit_executions.description         clob
owb$wb_rt_audit_executions.client_info          clob
owb$wb_rt_audit_executions.metadata_info    clob
wb_rt_audit_script.script                                clob
wb_rt_ht_audit_file.file_text                           clob
owb$wb_rt_platform_files.text                        clob
owb$wb_rt_platform_files.binary_data            blob
owb$wb_rt_audit_files.file_text                       clob
owb$wb_rt_audit_files.file_binary                   blob

There are may be other tables in OWBSYS schema that contain columns with LOB type datatypes. 


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