difference between /prelim and direct_access

  • From: Martin Berger <martin.a.berger@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: ORACLE-L <oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 19 Aug 2009 21:52:34 +0200

Hi List,

this is a totally theoretical question:
can anyone please point me to the difference between sqlplus /prelim and oradebug direct_access? Until Miladins blog [1] I thought they would be the same, but he showed they are not.

So what are they really?
(Just my guess: oradebug direct_access is really direct access to SGA, but what is /prelim???)


thank you for all your hints,
 Martin


[1] http://oraclue.com/2009/07/22/accessing-fixed-tables-with-direct-access/


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