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packages [message #387205] Wed, 18 February 2009 04:32 Go to next message
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Registered: April 2007
Location: chennai
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1)what is procedure,function,packages?

2)why are we using packages? why cannot we use procedure and function instead of package and what is the advantage of using packages?
Re: packages [message #387207 is a reply to message #387205] Wed, 18 February 2009 04:37 Go to previous messageGo to next message
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Registered: December 2001
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These basic questions are answered in the PL/SQL User's Guide and Reference.
1. link
2. link

Here's an extra tip: bookmark http://tahiti.oracle.com. There you'll find the Oracle online documentation.

Re: packages [message #387208 is a reply to message #387205] Wed, 18 February 2009 04:38 Go to previous message
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Registered: October 2006
Location: United Kingdom
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Are you reluctant to read the oracle reference manual or you do not know how to use google.


Scan through the link and read it.


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