RE: base 2 or base 10?

  • From: "Herring Dave - dherri" <Dave.Herring@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "Dennis Williams" <oracledba.williams@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 28 Sep 2005 15:28:02 -0500

> Oracle will round the extent size up to an even block size. So you
> should use binary for extent sizes.

I'm really only dealing with tables with extents sizes in MB.  Our
database has a block size of 32KB, so whether the extent size is 1MB,
3MB, 5MB, or 32MB, no rounding issue will exist.

Dave Herring, DBA
Acxiom Corporation
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