Re: merge command

  • From: Michael Thomas <mhthomas@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 6 May 2004 18:27:34 -0700 (PDT)


If you create a materialized view (MV) locally for the
remote table, "... AS SELECT * FROM ...@xxxxxx " but
with predicate 'WHERE ... AND 1=0', does the metadata
on this MV show you the column size difference?

> > What happens if you just try and copy the remote
> table to a local
> > table 
> > and then merge between the two local tables?
> >
> that's actually what I was doing..... 

I have tried the above technique, for many nefarious
purposes, and just wondering if it would work in your
case, too.

Greetings. :-)

Mike Thomas

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