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NAME, LATCH# for V$LATCHNAME for 8.1.7 , 9.2 , 10.2 , 11.1 (Doc ID 783636.1)

Last updated on MAY 12, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 8.1.7 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Server Enterprise Edition - Version: to



When referencing Latches for determining performance issues or other problems, it is important to know that not only do differences in the Latch Name exist between RDBMS versions, the same Latch Name can have a different Latch# for each version of Oracle's RDBMS.


While the basic information for V$LATCHNAME is Novice the typical usage for analysis is Intermediate: Here is a quick reference for V$LATCHNAME : LATCH# and NAME for RDBMS Versions:

Oracle Database 11g Enterprise Edition Release 

Oracle Database 10g Enterprise Edition Release

Oracle9i Enterprise Edition Release

Oracle8i Enterprise Edition Release


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