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How to Reorganize SYS.AUD$ Table (Doc ID 166301.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 9.2 to 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document explains how to reorganize manually the SYS.AUD$ data dictionary table.  The TRUNCATE operation  performed against this data dictionary table SYS.AUD$ is not supported against any other data dictionary objects!

Starting with Oracle RDBMS 10.2 the reorganization of the SYS.AUD$ table can be performed via the DBMS_AUDIT_MGMT package. For more information see <Note 731908.1> -  New Feature DBMS_AUDIT_MGMT To Manage And Purge Audit Information.


This article demonstrates how to manually change the storage settings of the SYS.AUD$ table


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