High Wait on Enq: ST - Contention (Doc ID 974863.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 29-Sep-2014***

Symptoms

Databases using dictionary managed tablespaces, may see high waits for the following event:
                                                      

Cause

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