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How to Solve the Capture 'PAUSED FOR FLOW CONTROL' in Case of Long-Running Transactions (Doc ID 1504856.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 15, 2023

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 Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In certain cases where customer needs to accelerate the process of messages to avoid waiting for the transaction to complete.

As large transactions are causing spilling performance problem seems to come because a "Full Table Scan" on SYS.STREAMS$_APPLY_SPILL_MSGS_PART.

Therefore, you can help the customer to create a temporary index on SYS.STREAMS$_APPLY_SPILL_MSGS_PART, then dropped it after transaction applied.


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