Function Based Index on SUBSTR Not Used When Cursor_Sharing=Force
Last updated on JUNE 15, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 184.108.40.206 and later
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- Function Based Index on SUBSTR not used when cursor_sharing=force (cursor_sharing=EXACT setting makes the optimizer choose the index):
Max_string_size=extended was added.
Old function based indexes cannot be created after upgrade to max_string_size=extended because of ORA-1450 <Document 136158.1>. So indexes must be created on substring (substr(<fnc>,1,n)).
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