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RDBPROD: Effect of STORE IN clause on index's deletion time (Doc ID 231233.1)

Last updated on APRIL 14, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Rdb Server on OpenVMS - Version 7.0 and later
HP OpenVMS Alpha
HP OpenVMS Itanium


This bulletin is intended to explain why the STORE IN clause of CREATE INDEX affects the time for deletion the index. 


This bulletin is for anyone who creates/drops indexes on Oracle Rdb databases. Understanding the effect of the STORE IN clause of CREATE INDEX in index deletion time can be useful for avoiding unnecessary delays.


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