Question about replication and Mat.View Logs
I have a db with snapshot replication. It refreshes data from a production db with in total of 9 Gig of data. The materialized views have indexes, which cause the replication to take a lot of time (almost a day).
When I noticed the long refresh operation, I created materialized view logs on the production db in a separate tablespace. I altered the refresh method on all materialized views to FORCE (it will try a FAST refresh first and if that fails it performs a COMPLETE refresh - I need a FAST refresh, because that uses the MV Logs.)
The MVLog-tablespace is now 145Mb and I started a new refresh action on the replication db. My idea was that reading the 145Mb of data must go fast, but now I am 90 minutes underway but it is still refreshing.
I see that the tablespace that holds the MVLog-data, slowly decreases in size. (now 100Mb, cpu is 95% idle)
Why is it so slow? Is it because of the indexes (because there are a lot)? Is it better to remove all indexes, refresh the data and later on rebuild the new indexes?
You're help is appreciated!
This problem is mentioned in Oracle bug 2044102.
This bug is solved in version 184.108.40.206
We are running 220.127.116.11.4
Case closed I guess...
Maybe this info can help some of you
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