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

Last updated on AUGUST 28, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

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.

Cause

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