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Select rows where smaller row does not exist

Consider the following table data: ID NAME 1 Kshitiz 2 Aman 5 Aakash 6 Manjeet Here there are records missing between 2 and 5. What query can I use to select row 5 in this table?
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Very fast individual queries but when joined super slow

I've got query 1: select department_id from USER_ACCESS where USER_ACCESS.USER_ID = 13170 AND USER_ACCESS.MANAGEMENT = 1 Takes about 0.475 seconds, which is not a lot for the data set I m ...
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(SQL) User tables are separated into two sections

Using SQL Plus, I create 13 tables via an .sql file, each containing primary and foreign keys. When I execute "select table_name from user_tables;" they are displayed in this partitioned fashion. ...
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ALTER SESSION from a Control File

I am using a Control File to import data from a CSV file into a table, using sqlldr to import the data, where a large number of fields are numeric values with integer and decimal part separated by ...
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Pivot rows into multiple columns

I have a SQL Server instance that has a linked server to an Oracle server. There is a table on the Oracle server called PersonOptions which contains the following data: ╔══════════╦══════════╗ ║ ...
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Name already been used by an existing constraint after renaming the table and creating a new one

I would like to know why, if I alter a table name to different name and then create a table with the same name, I am getting the error "name already been used by existing constraint". This is the ...
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ORA-24033 : No recipient for message has been detected

I am using Oracle E-business Suite R12.1, 11G database version. Error I encountered when trying to create or modify a user or responsibility: ORA-24033 : no recipient for message has been ...
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Is it possible to perform skip N rows and fetch M rows without full scan

Let's say I've got this query: SELECT EMP_ID,LAST_NAME FROM EMPLOYEES WHERE POSITIONID IN (1,3) ORDER BY POSITIONID,LAST_NAME; Now if I want to show only the first ten rows between 50 and 60, ...
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Copying values from one table to another table which the column intended to be copied delared as default

Can i know, the below column late_allowed when creating attendance table i declared as default and with a numbers (such as 3). The problem is that i am not sure how to put and where can i put default ...
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Why does Oracle change my date fields?

I have an Oracle 11g XE set up in Moscow, Russia, and therefore on MSK time zone. When a client in the same timezone stores a DATE variable from Java with, say time set to 12:00, the time is changed ...
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Using output value of column from function for another column in SQL*Loader

I have asked the same question on StackOveflow. Do not know, if this site is linked to that or not and thus whether that question will be seen by professionals here, so I am adding it here. Please ...
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Oracle 11g SSIS SQL Server 2014 Truncation

We have a nightly SSIS job which downloads data from a Vendor's Oracle system into our SQL Server 2014 system using Oracle's Wallet. On some tables, we've noticed that some VarChar columns have the ...
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getting an error ORA-00923: FROM keyword not found where expected [duplicate]

select top 10 * from employees I am getting an error in the above statement. tried a lot of scenarios in order to resolve it, but couldn't fix it. Please help. Thanks
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Having primary key in both fields but repeated in either fields allowed repeating

Is it possible to have both fields to be primary key but allows repeating For either 1 field in Oracle SQL. Student_ID Date 1001 23/10/2016 // allowed 1002 23/10/2016 // ...
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Help on joining 3 tables Oracle XE 11g

I am trying to return the first name, surname, subject and mark from the following tables: SQL> desc students; Name Null? Type ------------------------ -------- ...
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Oracle 11g bug ? not returning the record until I triggered index to invisible and then to visible

We are using Oracle 11g, 11.2.0.3. We know a record exists in a table but a select is not returning it for some odd reason. The execution plans the general query, not forcing any index, shows that ...
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How do I create an Oracle 11g user with read access to all tables/schemas?

I need to create a user that has read access to all the schemas. Do they just need Select priviliges or is there more that needs to be done?
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Prerequisite for learning oracle DBA [duplicate]

i need an advice on the needed skills to start an oracle DBA. Thanks
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Time out while connecting to the database. Current time out value is 30 seconds

I am installing a repository creation utility on a windows 8 x64 bit system and getting the following error: Time out while connecting to the database. Current time out value is 30 seconds When ...
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Database link from Local Oracle 11g to Oracle Database Cloud Service 11g

We are using Oracle database from Oracle Database Cloud Service, now we are not able to connect Cloud db from Local oracle db. Somehow we created link using below commnd, CREATE DATABASE LINK link_1 ...
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Insert into table from a query to a linked database hangs

I have a schema with some database links to other schemas that we use to pull data from. We pull the data into a staging table, massage it, and then do some merges into our schema/database. The data ...
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Oracle RAC 11g creation

I would like to play with RAC configuration. Using virtual area (VMware or VirtualBox): RAC1 (Windows 2003 Server) RAC2 (Windows 2003 Server) Shared storage (Openfiler) DNS server (for using SCAN ...
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Why Does Oracle kill a session at the specific time? [closed]

Oracle kills sessions remotely open at the specific time. It means if I open a session at local machine, it is ok. In my case, at every 58 minute. For example, at 13:58, 14:58, 15:58 and so on. It ...
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Problem using pivot to display data

I currently have a table called sample, the structure of my attendance table is: create table sample ( Student_ID VARCHAR2 (10), Late_Attendance number (10) Default 3, Attendance_Date Date, ...
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Oracle Ref Partitioning: Deadlock due to child table row migration

My ordering application uses Oracle 11g Database. This DB has a primary table ORDERS and multiple child tables like ORDER_DETAILS, PLAN etc. ORDERS table is LIST partitioned on STATUS column and all ...
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Multiple counts in a SQL statement

Is it possible to have more than one count in a SQL statement such as: SELECT student_id, ( COUNT (ATTENDANCE_ID) from attendance where attendance_id IN ('ABSENT') ...
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EMStagePatches_$ORACLE_SID is using up space

We have this directory: $ORACLE_HOME/EMStagePatches_$ORACLE_SID We are running out of space and this directory is using up a lot of space. Is it safe to delete it? I think it is something to do ...
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Is there a way to find the partition or subpartition name where my ID belongs

I know if I need to select from any partition I need to provide partition name SELECT * FROM TABLE PARTITION(P1); What if I need to know which partition a particular value belongs using a sql query ...
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Updating data from subpartition when the subpartition name is unknown

Thanks to JSapkota who helped me pull the subpartition name as per below query select subobject_name from user_objects where data_object_id IN (select dbms_rowid.rowid_object(rowid) from TABLE ...
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Help interpreting Oracle RMAN results

I am extremely new to Oracle and had to take a backup on an 11g database that is in NOARCHIVELOG mode. Below is the output. It claims that the backup failed but I have a file of appropriate size where ...
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Unable to start Oracle Database Server : Get an error as I try to start it

I just installed Oracle Database Express Edition 11g Release 2 for windows.It created a short cut icon on the desktop : but as I click this icon I see this dialog box : What is it ? How do I ...
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How do I import data into oracle 11g r2 using a `.dmp` file and a `.par` file?

How do I import data into a new installation of oracle 11g r2 using a .dmp file and a .par file? Here is what I have done so far, on a Windows 8.1 devbox: 1.) Open command line as administrator ...
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Keeping messages in a backup table after dequeue is completed

I would like to transfer the enqueued messages to a backup table after they have been dequeued. Currently we are using DBMS_AQ.DEQUEUE with mode dequeue_mode := DBMS_AQ.REMOVE. So after the message ...
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Converting SQL Syntax: Oracle to MySQL [closed]

I have the following SQL code written in Oracle SQL developer: CREATE TABLE students ( student_id INT NOT NULL, username VARCHAR2(30), email VARCHAR2(80), password VARCHAR2(30), f_name VARCHAR2(30), ...
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Not exists in sql query

I'm using oracle database I need to display customer id and customer name of those customers who have not purchased at all from any retail outlet using not exists My query: select ...
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Oracle: How can I create a where clause programmatically?

Good day Suppose I have a table like such: TBL_CONDITIONS: | ID | WHERE_CLAUSE | |----|---------------------------------------| | 1 | fruit = 'apple' ...
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Can we expdp using JOINS in QUERY clause

I have a task to export data from database using data pump. I have successfully exported database using subquery in QUERY clause. But I want to know can we expdp using joins in QUERY clause?
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How to add Subpartition to all partitions

I believe adding sub-partition in Oracle 11g is easy ALTER TABLE PART_TEST modify partition OCT19 add subpartition OCT19AXCS values ('AXCS'); I have close to 250 partitions..namely jan07 feb07 ... ...
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Can we export Selected Row with Subquery using data pump

I am trying to export selected rowS from my database using SUBQUERY but I got error. expdp directory=exp_data dumpfile=selected_row.dmp logfile=rows.log tables=sample,super query="where name IN ...
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How to find foreign keys that don't have corresponding indexes?

I have installed Oracle database 11g R2 with a customized application. In my environment we are experiencing locking on tables. I want to check if there are foreign keys in my database without the ...
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permissions for yet another “ORA-06512: table or view does not exist” scenario

See the code below. I'm running the code with user x in schema y. The exact same code works if I run it by user x in schema x, but not with user x in schema y. I get the error ORA-06512: table or ...
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TNS Time out Error ORA-12170

I am trying to connect to a remote Oracle 12c database from a client machine that has 11g oracle drivers for ODBC. I can reach to remote machine through ping but can not Telnet the remote machine on ...
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LGWR is switching frequently in every 3,4,7 minutes. what should i do

I am running Oracle 11g R2 single instance on Linux 6.7. Data guard is also configured. In a database I have 4 groups of redologs, each group has 2 members and each logfile size is 200mb. The ...
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Can't drop UNDO TABLESPACE

We have Oracle 11gR1 RAC two instances on two different servers, new undo tablespace UNDOTBS20140508 created 30G, I want to remove the old one UNDOTBSX02, I did the following: CREATE UNDO TABLESPACE ...
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special setup to create views in Oracle in default schema

When creating views in Oracle, do you need special setup for a given user if the view and table in which the view is reading from are in two different schemas? The user creating the view has dba ...
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Oracle 11.2.0.3 Service Name Mismatch issue

My Environment During Installation SID lab3 Service_Name lab3.domain.com Changes Some time ago I changed my service_name to just lab3 to match my SID Select instance_name from v$instance; ...
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SQL command not properly ended

Do you see why is appearing this error "SQL command not properly ended" in the select statement below? Select command in oracle: select l_orderkey, sum(l_extendedprice * (1 - ...
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ORA-01031: insufficient privileges connecting to standby

I configured a standby database and it worked for a while, but now I noticed that the redo logs thread on standby is far behind the primary. After researching alert log and trace files, I figured ...
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Changing own user permissions with Oracle SQL not being the DBA

I have been making changes to a couple of schemas of different environments (they belong to the same application). Sometimes I'll want to copy data from one environment to the other, and sometimes ...
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ORA-02270: no matching unique or primary key for this column-list

I getting an error report of: Error report - SQL Error: ORA-02270: no matching unique or primary key for this column-list 02270. 00000 - "no matching unique or primary key for this column-list" ...