Mismatch Between V$TEMP_SPACE_HEADER and V$TEMPSEG_USAGE/V$SORT_USAGE (Doc ID 2095211.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Mismatch between v$temp_space_header and v$tempseg_usage (or v$sort_usage). The temp usage shown in v$temp_space_header is much higher than the usage shown in v$tempseg_usage (or v$sort_usage).

For example:

 

Cause

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