Re: Stored Outline

From: Stalin <>
Date: Thu, 23 Jul 2009 12:08:31 -0700
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Thanks brandon. I forgot to give that information before. outline category column in v$sql for that cursor was empty and that's what made me think outlines be skipped, if enabled, valid and a exact match of the query. May be i'm hitting a bug.


On Thu, Jul 23, 2009 at 10:14 AM, Allen, Brandon<> wrote:
> The dba_outlines.used column only shows if it's _ever_ been used - even once.  I think what you want to check is the outline_category column in v$sql to see if a given cursor is using the outline or not.  If use_stored_outlines=true, the outline is valid, and the query matches exactly, then the outline should always be used regardless of bind variable values.
> Regards,
> Brandon
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