RE: Varied block density for fixed length row tables

  • From: Yong Huang <yong321@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 15 Sep 2011 11:07:30 -0700 (PDT)

> Of course, *now* I managed to find the storage formula for NUMBER 
> ("Internal Numeric Format" heading):
>
> http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/B14117_01/server.101/b10743/datatype.htm#i16209

Speaking of storage of number data type, Oracle's formula has been wrong for 10 
years or longer, and was finally dropped in 11gR2 documentation. See

http://yong321.freeshell.org/oranotes/NumberDataStorageLength.txt

Yong Huang
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