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sqlplus SP2-0341 (line overflow during variable substitution)

I want to export an Oracle database to a file and i'm using SQLDeveloper on Windows for that (the resulting SQL text file is about 35MB). This results in very long lines. I hit a snag when importing ...
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sqlldr not recognizing new line/row

Our organization switched to a new tool and now our text files are generated with only a trailing CR instead of a CR & LF. Now sqlldr thinks all of the data in the file is 1 row. How can I fix ...
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Oracle db impdp command syntax error

I'm trying to run impdp system/password dumpfile=FILE.dmp fromuser=USER1 touser=USER1 directory=$DIRECTORY on oracle server but keep getting following error: LRM-00118: syntax error at '=' at the ...
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bind variable and shell scripting with sqlplus

I wish to execute DMLs using bind variable with shell scripts. For example, something like: #!/bin/bash SH_NUM=10 sqlplus -S test_user/test_pass <<EOD var a number; a:=${SH_NUM} insert into ...
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Optimize Oracle 11g SQL*Plus connection for large remote SELECTs [closed]

Which options should I set in SQL*Plus for a script that runs multiple SELECTs, (some are JOINs) to SPOOL the results as text (CSV) in order to optimize these SELECTs, specifically one resulting in a ...
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Spool query output to file (SQLPlus)

This is not a duplicate of "Spool query to file without output on screen" Imagine I am spooling the below in a query: SQL> select 'alter user '||USERNAME|| ' account lock password expire;' "...
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How could I fix this warning?

SQL*Plus: Release 12.2.0.1.0 Production on Thu Sep 20 13:08:07 2018 Copyright (c) 1982, 2016, Oracle. All rights reserved. Enter user-name: system Enter password: ERROR: ORA-28002: the password will ...
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sqlplus command not found after installing oracle 12c

I have going at it for the last 12 hours... I installed Oracle 12c on rhel7, the first installation didn’t go well so Installed a second one without changing the first installation; I created a new ...
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“ORA-02270: no matching unique or primary key for this column-list” on table creation [closed]

The error is in the Items table. What could be the reason, how to fix it? CREATE TABLE Users ( userid NUMBER(6) NOT NULL, username VARCHAR2(150) NOT NULL UNIQUE, email VARCHAR2(200) NOT ...
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Change of NLS_LANG

Until not long ago, the NLS_CHARACTERSET and the NLS_LANG were both ISO88591. We deliver to production some scripts encoded in ISO88591. Since they changed their NLS_LANG in utf8, they have a problem ...
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Add multiple rows in a single row with different columns

I want to join two tables (they are called Registers and Reads). As a result I would like to obtain 4 columns, corresponding to Registers ID. According to the next example, by joining the tables, I ...
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XML parsing failed in the sqlplus

I get following error when executing the query Invalid token in '[count(../[name(../)=name(.)])=count(../) and count(../*)>1' However when installing the Itstar_xml_util package, it asks for two ...
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Does the Oracle database username exist for each Linux account?

Does the Oracle database username exist for each Linux account? The former employee left the company and can not find the details at this time. I can log in to the Linux root account and run a DB ...
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Set TERMOUT OFF is not working when I am using sqlplus in command prompt?

I am using the sql statement listed below in my spool sql script, and I am executing this script from sqlplus. But in terminal query output is still coming and I am using sqlplus in command prompt. ...
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How can I be specific about which CDB I want to connect to wrapping a PDB?

I'm quite new to Oracle. I created a CDB like cdb1 and then a PDB within like pdb1. Now I can connect to my PDB using something like: sqlplus user/password@server:port/pdb1 But can't I have two PDBs ...
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Error while exporting data to flat file from database using sqlplus in UNIX

Trying to export data from a table to .dat file in a unix script using the SPOOL command. However on execution only ~17k data is exported to file out of 91K data with an error in end of the file : ...
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System account locked, insufficient privileges to log in as sysdba

I've researched the web but I could not found exactly the same situation than mine so I'm posting this message. I'm connecting via Remote Desktop Connection to a remote server (Win2k3 Server). This ...
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Empty v$asm_diskgroup with sqlplus

I have an Oracle Database instance installed under an OL7. It is a 12c2. Oracle GI also installed and my database has some files stored in ASM. I am using sqlplus to connect to the database instance ...
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Oracle: Save PDB state for all instances in RAC environment

I found out the following two contradicting statements in the Oracle DBA guide. For an Oracle RAC CDB, you can use the instances clause in the pdb_save_or_discard_state clause to specify the ...
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Difference between init.ora db_name and query in sqlplus

I have a question about the content of the file init.ora, according to oracle documentation. DB_NAME specifies a database identifier of up to 8 characters. This parameter must be specified and must ...
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Oracle: spool data to different files depending on where condition (loop)

I am trying to get my way around something like this declare filename varchar2(100); begin for condition in (select fieldN from mytable) loop filename := 'data_for_value'||condition.fieldN||'...
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Create new control files using SQLPLUS

down vote favorite I need help with creating controlfile using sqlplus. I have used next steps, I altered spfile, shutdown database, startup nomount, used next command to create controlfile but it ...
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How to add table to database inventory in sqlplus oracle 12c

Problems How to create database Inventory database and inside it table Items in sqlplus oracle 12c . Details Im beginner on Oracle 12c release i setup oracle and i create database Inventory Now ...
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How to use SQL*plus from standard user in Windows Vista to run sql query to Oracle10g on my server?

i have a bach file it contain: @echo off sqlplus x/y@z @run.sql for execute this code correctly i have to execute this file from administrator user from my client, for some reason i need to run ...
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Spool Unicode data in sqlplus to ISO-client without character set conversion

I'm currently facing the following problem: We have an Oracle 11g database with character set AL32UTF8, and an sqlplus-client with NLS_LANG=GERMAN_GERMANY.WE8ISO8859P1. Stored in the database are ...
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How to install Oracle sqlplus, rman utilities on local Windows workstation?

I am the administrator for our organization's Oracle database. I would like to install sqlplus and rman client utilities on my local workstation so I can administer the database without having to ...
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Column names display issue in terminal

I am using SQL*Plus and connected to the HR schema. When I do SELECT * FROM tab; it gave me three column names displayed in different lines. Is there a way to correct it?
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limiting db user password to 3 days

Can any one help me with this query? I want to change expiry date for db user to 3 days from current date, but I am not getting the query for the same. I have installed Oracle Express 11g, it is ...
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SQL*Plus TNS:protocol adapter error [closed]

I am using this system on which everything was already configured. I want to connect to local db on SQL Plus. When I enter user-name scott and password tiger, it gives ORA-12560:TNS:protocol adapter ...
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As an application what are differences between sqlplus.exe and sqlplusw.exe?

Currently i am using Oracle 10g and i can use both sqlplus and sqlplusw. But is there any difference in using them. And, is any of the is deprecated in newer versions?
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sqlplus / as sysdba is not working in windows, ERROR: ORA-12560: TNS:protocol adapter error

I tried to login using sqlplus / as sysdba in Oracle 11g, but it is asking for a password. So I tried to login using sqlplus "/ as sysdba" since I'm using Windows. But it is showing the following ...
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How to preserve sqlplus session in shell script

I am trying to insert queries from a sql file in shell script using sqlplus. Now, some queries can fail because of incorrect schema. So I want to commit all transactions only if all queries succeed. ...
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Login into Oracle Database Error

I had installed Oracle 12 to my Linux box. I tried to login using sqlplus but it prompt out this error at below. How to solve it? Enter user-name: SYSDBA Enter password: ERROR: ORA-01034: ...
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Pass multiples values to script into sqlplus in Oracle

I want to execute the same sql script passing one text every time but I don't know how to it. I want to do it into sqlplus. With this select I have the values but I don't know how to pass this ...
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Confirmation of SQL statement disappeared

Until today after every SQL statement eg. CREATE user t identified by t; I had a confirmation of the execution "User created." Now I have nothing (no confirmation) but if I check if the user exists it ...
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ORA-01304 not available

I have been getting this error since I tried to the following command: alter system set sga_target = 1512m scope=spfile; I get the following message when I try type any command in sqlplus: SQL> ...
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ORA-14400: inserted partition key does not map to any partition

I try to create table from ORACLE setup script After I run the script SQL> @home/oracle/Desktop/Setup.sql Following output appears: Table dropped. Table created. Index created. INSERT INTO tab1 ...
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“ORA-24454: client host name is not set” when connecting from Ubuntu instance on AWS EC2

Some background: I am attempting to connect to an Oracle database. I have a username, password, IP address, port, and service name. I only have access to this database from an Ubuntu EC2 instance on ...
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How to spool output from SQL*PLUS to appear in single line with 1 space in between them?

I have a table with 20 rows. I want to spool the rows into a text file where rows come side by side in one line and have one space in between to keep them separated. I intend to create a tar.gz file ...
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How to turn on the expanded mode in Oracle SQL*Plus?

As in the switch \x of PostgreSQL. For more information on the PostgreSQL expanded mode, fetch https://serverfault.com/questions/618642/psql-expanded-mode-equivalency-for-mysql. Both PostgreSQL and ...
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ORA-32000: write to SPFILE requested but SPFILE is not modifiable

I'm not able to alter the SORT_AREA_SIZE in my database.
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How to check oracle error description in sqlplus?

I'm trying to find the oracle error's description in SQL*PLUS. Similar command in DB2 as ? SQLXXXX Where XXXX is the error number.
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can not connect to oracle database with ip address

I am new to oracle database, I have installed Oracle 11.g on redhat 5.6, I have a database that I can connect to it using the following command: export ORACLE_SID=test sqlplus user/passwd but not ...
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Why does SQL Developer update Oracle Data Dictionaries while SQL*Plus does not?

I have the following code stored in a script file create or replace package test_record is type t_test_rec is record( name varchar2(64) ,value ...
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How to prompt sql if there is no exception

I'm new to SQL advance methods. I'm trying to do some error handling after checking for exceptions. DECLARE value_invalid exception; BEGIN EXECUTE IMMEDIATE 'ALTER SYSTEM SET sga_max_size=12g'; ...
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Problems connecting remotely to a RAC DB via sqlplus

When I create a user in an 11204 single instance DB and afterwards grant the sysdba privilege to that user I can connect remotely without any problems using: sqlplus testuser/testuserpwd@testdb as ...
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ORA-00201: control file version 12.1.0.2.0 incompatible with ORACLE version 11.2.0.0.0

I'm trying to mount my database but sqlplus returned the following error : SQL> startup ORACLE instance started. Total System Global Area 1073741824 bytes Fixed Size 2932632 ...
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SP2-0667: Message file sp1<lang>.msb not found sqlplus oracle

I've a linux RedHat which contains oracle database. I setted all environnement variables, but when I running sqlplus command I've this error : SP2-0667: Message file sp1<lang>.msb not found ...
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Oracle 12c: Password File Questions

For one of my assignments I have been attempting to demonstrate password file functionality. However, I have run into some unexpected behaviors. I have tried searching around for answers but can't ...
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Create tablespace “error in creating database file, access denied (OS 5)”

I try to create a database file in this location I've checked the route and everything, I've tried several times to create the tablespace like this... ...but as you can see, I was just lead to ...