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Automatic PGA Memory Management (Doc ID 223730.1)

Last updated on APRIL 01, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This Document briefly describes how Oracle manages the PGA work area, how to
tune it and some common issues.

This Note includes additional data to show changes in 10g and 11g.


DBAs and Application Developers might benefit from this article.


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