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Considerations on Space Usage When Using SQL*Loader (Doc ID 2902283.1)

Last updated on APRIL 17, 2023

Applies to:

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


When loading data into SQL*Loader, you might encounter extent expansion error(s) or use more disk space than estimated.

In SQL*Loader there are conventional path load and direct path load:

In conventional path load

In direct path load


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