Temporary Segments: What Happens When a Sort Occurs
(Doc ID 102339.1)
Last updated on NOVEMBER 04, 2019
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This article describes what happens when a sort takes place, and how to optimize this process.
This document is intended for database administrators who want to review general information about temporary segments and temporary tablespaces.
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