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Manually Purge the Optimizer Statistics & AWR Snapshots to Reduce Space Usage of SYSAUX Tablespace (Doc ID 1965061.1)

Last updated on MARCH 07, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Applications DBA - Version 12.1.3 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Optimizer Statistics & AWR tables snapshots are not being purged automatically. Due to that, the tables & indexes
are accumulating more and more rows and the segments associated with these tables & indexes become very large
in SYSAUX Tablespace.


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