Ecandrietta, being that the OP's posted query uses V$SESSION and that 'VALID'
is not one of the five valid values of the STATUS column what column value are
you referring to?
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You may want to add the clause
and blocking_session_status = 'VALID'
I’ve seen cases where blocking_session is not null, but the
blocking_session_status != ‘VALID’. I believe that both checks are needed to
avoid giving false positives.
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In the sql below , the blocking_session is the BLOCKED or BLOCKER session ?
Select blocking_session, blocking_instance,wait_class, sid, serial#, inst_id,
seconds_in_wait, program, module, s.LOGON_TIME
From gv$session s
where blocking_session is not NULL
order by blocking_session;
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