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To create a new datafile or to increase a existing datafile.

From: Denham Eva <>
Date: Tue, 16 Jul 2002 00:23:23 -0800
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Hello Gurus

Which is the better policy:
Say you have five datafiles of 1GB in size each, now the total freespace is less than 10%.
Would it be wise to increase the datafiles to 2GB or would it be better for the system to add a sixth datafile?

Would appreciate any views on this point. Rgds
Denham Eva
Oracle DBA
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