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Abnormal High Space Usage in Sysaux Tablespace - Unable to Purge (Doc ID 1360000.1)

Last updated on JULY 22, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.1 to 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


High Space usage is shown in the SYSAUX tablespace. Manually purging of snapshots report ORA-30036 or ORA-1555 or high UNDO space usage causing database hang.




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