With the inclusion of Java within the database, Oracle wanted to have Java-similar support features that current Oracle users were used to, and one such area is stored procedures. As discussed in Chapter 6, storing objects with PL/SQL or Java has numerous advantages. The ability to call shared programs whether written in PL/SQL or Java is a strength of Oracle Database 10g.
Three Java utilities are available in Oracle Database 10g:
loadjava is used to load Java classes and resources into the schemas of an Oracle database.
dropjava is used to drop Java classes and resources that ...