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How to confirm if an ALTER INDEX REBUILD ONLINE will Alter the Index Statistics: (Doc ID 785786.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 24, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 9.2 to 11.1]
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Oracle Server Enterprise Edition - Version: to

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How to confirm if an ONLINE INDEX REBUILD will Alter the Index Statistics:

  1. Create test table
  2. Create index
  3. Gather INDEX statistics using DBMS_STATS.GATHER_INDEX_STATS
  4. Confirm LAST_ANALYZED date on the index using USER_INDEXES
  5. Confirm Statistics by populating Stats Table using DBMS_STATS.EXPORT_INDEX_STATS
  6. Alter data and Index data by adding more row data
  7. Confirm new data does not alter Index Stats using USER_INDEXES
  9. Confirm new date for LAST_ANALYZED on the index using USER_INDEXES
  10. Confirm new INDEX statistics using DBMS_STATS.GATHER_INDEX_STATS  


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