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icon5.gif  where is my Directory Location in my HHD ? [message #310603] Tue, 01 April 2008 14:51 Go to next message
Hany Freedom
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when we do this :-

CREATE DIRECTORY log_dir AS '/appl/gl/log';


this directory '/appl/gl/log'
where suppose can i find it in my Hard Disk Question Exclamation
Re: where is my Directory Location in my HHD ? [message #310606 is a reply to message #310603] Tue, 01 April 2008 14:55 Go to previous message
Michel Cadot
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create directory statement creates an Oracle directory object and not an OS directory. It is a pointer to the OS directory you have to create yourself. You can put what you want in the string, as for all languages, a pointer may be invalid and you only see it when you try to use it.

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Michel

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