Truncate is a DDL Command where as Delete is a DML Command.
Both will delete data from table, but what is the difference between these below statements
truncate table <table_name> ??
delete from <table_name> ??
The first command cannot be …
Have you ever had to make fundamental changes to a table in Oracle, but haven't been able to get any downtime? I'm talking things like:
* Dropping columns
* Shrinking allocated space
* Removing chained blocks and restoring the PCTFREE