Exadata Smartscan Is Not Being Used On Insert As Select (Doc ID 1348116.1)

Last updated on JUNE 11, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 11.2.1.2.0 and later
Oracle Exadata Hardware - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


It appears that SMART SCAN feature is not used in an INSERT or DELETE statements such as CTAS

Extracting and running the SELECT statements alone show SMART SCAN is being used fine.

The goal is to ensure SMART SCAN is used for INSERT / DELETE statements.

Changes

None

Cause

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