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Postby Guest » Mon Nov 01, 2004 6:09 pm

Could you tell me which is the correct answer for this:

Which of the following parameters must be set to create a tablespace with a nonstandard block size?
a. db_keep_cache_size
b. db_block_size
c. db_cache_size
d. db_nK_cache_size

According to the book it's C. I thought it's D since C is used for standard block size.

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RE: izo-030

Postby Tim... » Mon Nov 01, 2004 6:09 pm


I would say D also. As you areprobably aware you cannot use alternative block sizes in tablespaces without configuring a buffer cache with that blocksize. With this in mind D is the only sensible answer.

Alot of people of pointed out incorrect questions in the study guides. Take heart that you spotted it :)


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