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RE: Finding out what user oracle is installed under

From: Yasin Baskan <>
Date: Fri, 2 Feb 2007 10:43:56 +0200
Message-ID: <083667B535F3464CA0DD0D1DAFA4E3760C68DAF5@camexc1.kfs.local>

You can try this. This is 10G R2. But be aware that dbms_system is stil undocumented.

set serveroutput on


v_value varchar2(100);






[] On Behalf Of John Dunn Sent: Friday, February 02, 2007 10:14 AM To: oracle-l
Subject: Finding out what user oracle is installed under

Is there a database query that will tell me what Unix account oracle is installed under? I know that in most cases this will be oracle, but is there a database query that will tell me?

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