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From: ManojKr Jha <>
Date: Thu, 25 Sep 2003 05:04:39 -0800
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 Prem Khanna,
Yes I know that Steve is master of unix/oracle internals, that why I want to clarify my doubt.
 I had doubt that why I asked you fine people.

Yes as far doc. and references are concerned, all clearly say that sql area is subset of library cache.
but my doubt is due to size of these two components in shared pool. it is Library cache which may be subset of SQL area which intern subset of shared pool.

If it is not then subset will be larger than set. Which is not possible. Please confirm with your database that what are size of LIBRARY CACHE and SQL AREA?
In my system size of library cache is approx 48 mb and sql area 417 mb.

With Regards,
Manoj Kumar Jha

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Manoj,hope u aware that u are talking to Steve Adams. author of oracle 8i internals and considered to be one of the top experts of oracle internals.

just for your information.


>----- Original Message -----
>To: "Multiple recipients of list ORACLE-L" <>
>> Hi Steve,
>> Sorry for it, but I want to correct one thing that is ,
>> it is Libarray cache which is subset of SQL area which intern subset of
>> shared pool.
>> With Regards,
>> Manoj Kumar Jha

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