spool file test.txt
I have to extract the data and create a spool file, the data length is not fixed. What is the best approach of using SET commands if the record length is not fixed. Please help.
Set newpage 0
Set pagesize 0
Set feedback off
Set verify off
Set echo off
Set tab off
Set heading off
Set recsep off
set termout on
Last edited by aph; 01-29-2004 at 10:27 AM.
If you are not able to speficy format by set commands for whatever reason, I would use builtin functions and concatenate operator to produce a comma delimited file usable in windows xcel and for sqlldr like this:
select substr(col1,1,100)||','||rpad(col2,20,' ')||','||ltrim(col3)||','||col4 from table where ...
Last edited by kris109; 01-29-2004 at 01:44 PM.
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