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High SQ Enqueue Contention with LOBs or Advanced Replication (Doc ID 432508.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


You are seeing high contention for the SQ Enqueue in Statspack or AWR reports.
Examination of systemstate dumps reveals that the SQ enqueue most in contention is called SYS.IDGEN1$
Your application deals with LOBs or is using Advanced  Replication.
You may well be on RAC (although not a prerequisite to see this issue)




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