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RE: order by in subquery workaround

From: Baker, Barbara <bbaker_at_denvernewspaperagency.com>
Date: Fri, 12 Jul 2002 07:23:19 -0800
Message-ID: <F001.00496519.20020712072319@fatcity.com>


Rob and Jack:
Found it. (165420.1)
Thanks for your help.
Barb

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> From: Robert Pegram[SMTP:pegramrg_at_yahoo.com]
> Reply To: ORACLE-L_at_fatcity.com
> Sent: Friday, July 12, 2002 6:48 AM
> To: Multiple recipients of list ORACLE-L
> Subject: Re: order by in subquery workaround
>
> I downloaded it from metalink a while back. It was
> pretty straight forward to install. The report name
> was something different like statsrep.sql or
> statsrep80.sql. Also, there was a view that had to be
> created. All the information/instructions were in the
> tar file that I downloaded.
>
> If you can't find it on metalink, let me know, and I
> will round up my old notes and the tar file and send
> it to you.
>
> Rob Pegram
> Oracle Certified DBA
>
> --- Jack van Zanen <nlzanen1_at_EY.NL> wrote:
> > Hi
> >
> > I have in the past seen a download for a backported
> > statspack on I believe
> > OTN. This would work on Oracle 8.0.5
> > Maybe still there
> >
> > Jack
> >
> >
> >
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> >
> > "Baker, Barbara"
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> > root_at_fatcity.com
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> > 11-07-2002 19:38
> >
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> > Please respond to
> >
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> > ORACLE-L
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> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > > Solaris 2.6
> > > Oracle RDBMS v8.0.5.2.1
> > >
> > List:
> > I'm trying to run a retrofit of statspack on an
> > 8.0.5 database. (ya, I
> > know. upgrading would actually be easier....)
> > The statspack stuff came from an 8.1.7 install I
> > have on the same box.
> >
> > The spreport.sql report encounters errors in the
> > "order by" clause. The
> > problem is that you can't do an "order by" on a
> > subquery before version
> > 8.1.something-or-other
> >
> > I know there's some kind of work around for this. I
> > had something to do
> > with a hint. Even after 3 cups of coffee, I can't
> > remember what it is.
> >
> > Can anyone help?
> > Thanks!
> > Barb
> >
> > here are the errors:
> >
> > Shared Pool Statistics Begin End
> > ------ ------
> > Memory Usage %: 75.99 70.05
> > % SQL with executions>1: 21.95 48.60
> > % Memory for SQL w/exec>1: 11.28 21.84
> > order by time desc, waits desc
> > *
> > ERROR at line 24:
> > ORA-00907: missing right parenthesis
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > pmon timer 1,184 1,177
> > 355,304 3001
> > 0.2
> >
> >
> -------------------------------------------------------------
> > order by (e.buffer_gets -
> > nvl(b.buffer_gets,0)) desc, e.hash_value,
> > st.piece
> > *
> > ERROR at line 41:
> > ORA-00907: missing right parenthesis
> >
> >
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> > Author: Baker, Barbara
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