SQL*Plus Basics and Scripting
Chapter 2 introduced SQL Developer. In this chapter, we introduce SQL*Plus.
Note SQL*Plus is the oldest Oracle tool still available. It was renamed from UFI (User Friendly Interface) in version 4 to SQL*Plus in Version 5 in the mid 1980s.
This chapter also covers some more advanced features of SQL*Plus for reporting, as well as some advanced uses of SQL*Plus for creating scripts for automation. Knowing how to use SQL*Plus and its features will enhance your SQL writing skills, thus increasing your satisfaction ...