Re: auto stats collection

From: Fuyuncat <>
Date: Thu, 19 Nov 2009 10:55:29 +0800
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You may turn on the tracing of the stats gathering job by this command.

exec dbms_stats.set_param('TRACE',512);

It will generate a trace file under the udump folder, logged the events such as the job start/finish, as well as error alert.

2009/11/19 Joe Smith <>

> How can I tell when the auto stats job in Oracle 10gRelease2 is done? I
> know the auto stats job is based on the
> undocumented procedure GATHER_DATABASE_STATS_JOB_PROC in the DBMS_STATS
> package.
> I want to run a job after the stats job completes, but I donít want to
> query dba_scheduler_running_jobs
> every minute. I donít want to start it after the window completes at 6am
> in the morning. Our stats collection will most likely take 30 minutes to 1
> hour.
> Is there a way to determine when the GATHER_DATABASE_STATS_JOB_PROC has
> finished?
> thanks.
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Sr. DBA Fuyuncat

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