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Dequeue by Condition Statement Has High Buffer Gets, Elapsed Time and CPU Time (Doc ID 1276457.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 16, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 9.2 to 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
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Dequeuing sessions that are using a condition are consuming very high Buffer Gets, elapsed time, and CPU time. A statement similar to the following is seen to be consuming these resources:

where <SCHEMA> is the queue table owner, <QUEUE_TABLE_NAME> is the queue table name, and <dequeue condition> is the condition specified in the dequeue_options.deq_condition parameter in the DBMS_AQ.DEQUEUE procedure used to dequeue messages from the queue table.


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