Re: The end of TOra
Date: Fri, 13 Jun 2008 14:46:25 -0700 (PDT)
Yeah, I usually use sqlplus too. But, I'm trying to do some large scale digging about in a database that's about to go production and I didn't build it. Was hoping for a handy dandy tool that would let be flail about faster than typing in SQL. Which is truly strange because I usually find hammering sql on the keyboard to be much faster than point and click and click and point and ...
- Original Message ---- From: Don Seiler <don_at_seiler.us> To: orclwzrd_at_yahoo.com Cc: oracle-l <oracle-l_at_freelists.org> Sent: Friday, June 13, 2008 4:42:52 PM Subject: Re: The end of TOra
I was wondering this too since nothing on their website or mailing lists says anything of the sort.
I'm a fan of Oracle SQL Developer, although it still has some java-related quirks (slow startup, sometimes leaves artifacts on the screen). I'm *trying* to rely more on sqlplus these days, and the column ... format command is my new best friend. Obviously doesn't help you much though.
On Fri, Jun 13, 2008 at 3:33 PM, John D Parker <orclwzrd_at_yahoo.com> wrote:
> I may have mis spoken! I just got an email from the lead developer of TOra
> and he asked where I heard it was dead. He says they are working hard on it!
> Way cool! Long live TOra.
> ----- Original Message ----
> From: John D Parker <orclwzrd_at_yahoo.com>
> To: oracle-l <oracle-l_at_freelists.org>
> Sent: Friday, June 13, 2008 2:56:27 PM
> Subject: The end of TOra
> Well, I visited the SourceForge site of my long time fav Oracle tool TOra.
> The end of life release has been posted. Why is it my favorite tools die
> ugly deaths...
> Does anyone have a suggestion for replacing TOra in my desktop toolkit?
> What's your fav tool. I've tried sql developer and Tom Kyte may like it but
> ICK! is all I can say. I'm a DBA not a Developer. TOra could snoop around
> and build code.
> I'd love to hear your thoughts.
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