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Passing a % sign in a grid task

Passing a % sign in a grid task

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Is it possible to pass the chr function with the ascii value of % in a grid task command. Grid considers it a wildcard.

Cretin

RE: Passing a % sign in a grid task

Could you please post what you've tried already, along with the error message?

santaMufasa
(aka Dave of Sandy, Utah, USA)
“People may forget what you say, but they will never forget how you made them feel."

RE: Passing a % sign in a grid task

(OP)
JOB_ADHOC database.schema JOB_ADHOC.R099_MAIN_PRC 201304,[0100],[test],[\%]



ERROR at line 1:
ORA-20099: ORA-20005: Error in r025_validate_input_prc :ORA-20005: JOB did
not complete successfully for cycle year month: 201304
ORA-06512: at "schema.JOB_ADHOC", line 1085
ORA-06512: at line 1


Cretin

RE: Passing a % sign in a grid task

Sorry Cretin, unless we can see the underlying SQL that actually uses the "%", I don't know how helpful we (at least I) can be.

santaMufasa
(aka Dave of Sandy, Utah, USA)
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