In this article I will describe a method which enables you to list the contents of a Linux directory from within Oracle using the 11gR2 Preprocessor feature of Oracle External Tables. The example that follows was built using the Oracle Developer Days Environment and used the following versions: Oracle Linux running via Oracle Virtual Box …

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This article demonstrates a method used to sort an Oracle nested table collection from within PL/SQL . The example that follows was built using the Oracle Developer Days Environment and used the following versions: Oracle Linux running via Oracle Virtual Box Oracle Database 11g Enterprise Edition Release 11.2.0.2.0 Oracle SQL Developer 3.2.20.10 The user developing …

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