Initial Extent Size of a Partition Changed to 8MB from 64KB After Upgrade to or Later

(Doc ID 1295484.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 20, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Table partition created in has default initial extent size 8MB vs 64KB in previous versions.
Table created in having many partitions with few rows in each, consumes more space than in earlier versions.


Upgrade to or later from releases earlier than


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