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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Introduction

    1. The Oracle Kernel Layers

    2. The Kernel Services

  2. Chapter 2 Waits

    1. Semaphores

    2. Wait Statistics

    3. Reference

  3. Chapter 3 Latches

    1. Latches and Locks

    2. Parent and Child Latches

    3. Latch Gets

    4. Advanced Latching Control

    5. Reference

  4. Chapter 4 Locks

    1. Lock Usage

    2. Lock Modes

    3. Enqueue Locks

    4. Row Cache Enqueues

    5. Library Cache Locks and Pins

    6. DML Locks

    7. Buffer Locks

    8. Sort Locks

    9. Reference

  5. Chapter 5 Instance Locks

    1. The Lock Manager

    2. Global Locks

    3. PCM Instance Locks

    4. Other Instance Locks

    5. Reference

  6. Chapter 6 Memory

    1. The SGA

    2. The Shared Pool

    3. Process Memory

    4. Reference

  1. Colophon