Does Moving a Compressed Table to an Encrypted Tablespace Decompress and Re-compress the Table?

(Doc ID 1578154.1)

Last updated on MARCH 27, 2014

Applies to:

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



You have a table with basic compression that you want to move to a non-compressed, encrypted tablespace, and you want the table to remain compressed.  You are using the following SQL to accomplish this:

You are wondering about the space needed to accomplish this.   Will the table be uncompressed, encrypted, and then re-compressed?


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