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Oracle® SQL by Example, Fourth Edition by Alice Rischert

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Appendix C. SQL*Plus Command Reference

SQL*Plus commands are particularly useful when you write scripts. The most commonly used SQL*Plus commands are explained in this appendix so you can gain a better understanding of their value in the context of SQL scripts. This appendix also lists the SQL*Plus commands supported in SQL Developer.

A section on formatting in SQL*Plus provides an overview of the fundamental report and result output capabilities. In Chapter 2, “SQL: The Basics,” you learned about editing statements using Windows Notepad; this appendix explains some of the features of the SQL*Plus line editor to round out your understanding of SQL*Plus.

SQL*Plus Commands Supported in SQL Developer

SQL Developer emulates SQL*Plus as much as ...

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