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Good morning,

What free [or trial] software can I use to generate sample data for an Oracle database?

I've been trying with various tools, but none work.

Thanks for all suggestions,

Alec Taylor

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If you could expand on the tools you've tried and examples of where they failed, you're likely to get much more useful answers. – Mark Storey-Smith Oct 31 '11 at 0:29
Why do people think it's different just because the database software changes? ; – Joe Oct 31 '11 at 15:55

I like Benerator. It's not super easy to setup but quite flexible.

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Didn't work for me. benefactor.bat 1> log1 2> log2 log1( log2( – A T Oct 30 '11 at 23:37

Oracle includes scripts to create several sample schema and data. Oracle has a whole book (54 pages) discussing the scripts and schema created. If you want to generate data for your own schema then you should look at things like these:

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