Problem With Oracle 11.2.0.3 Basic Compression For Index Partition (Doc ID 1556000.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 02, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Compression of index partition in Oracle 11.2.0.3 may result in 2x tablespace usage as compared to Oracle 10.2.0.4 index partition compression. Table data partition compression is working as expected, The problem appears to be only with indexes.
 

Solution

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