RE: Alternatives to using utl_file

From: Goulet, Richard <>
Date: Wed, 17 Dec 2008 11:09:53 -0500
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My answer is to use Directories, but retain the create any directory privilege to the DBA ONLY.  

Dick Goulet
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[] On Behalf Of John Dunn Sent: Tuesday, December 16, 2008 7:25 AM To:
Subject: Alternatives to using utl_file

Apart from re-writing pl/sql to java, what are the alternatives to utl_file that I can use in PL/SQL to read and write files?  

Oracle version is 10.2      

John Dunn

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