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Exporting into text file

Exporting into text file

Exporting into text file

(OP)
Hi,

I'm trying to export the result of my SELECT
statement into .txt file. Can anybody gave any hint how to do that ?

Thanks

RE: Exporting into text file

declare a file variable:
  out_file  TEXT_IO.FILE_TYPE;
...
open it:
out_file := TEXT_IO.FOPEN('C:\TEMP\FOO.TXT','W');  (or 'A' to append)

do your select into var1, var2...
create a text string:
text := var1 ¦¦ var2 ¦¦  (use delimiters if you need: ¦¦ ',' ¦¦

write to it:
  TEXT_IO.PUT_LINE(out_file,text);
  TEXT_IO.NEW_LINE;

close it:
  TEXT_IO.FCLOSE(out_file);

RE: Exporting into text file

(OP)
I found out that it is also possible to do that from utl_file package using the same functions.

Thank you !!!

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