Re: 11g sqlplus on Windows and ctrl-C

From: Maria Gurenich <>
Date: Wed, 20 May 2009 18:34:17 -0400
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Sometimes, Oracle is being installed on Windows too!


Try to use sqlpusw.exe! Ctrl+C works there like pie (you are loosing arrow up&down feature though).. There is always something to sacrifice :))

On May 20, 2009, at 17:30, Jared Still <> wrote:

> On Wed, May 20, 2009 at 1:13 PM, Adric Norris <
> > wrote:
> OK, here's a (hopefully) simple question which has proven to be
> unduly frustrating recently...
> When running sqlplus.exe under Windows, is there any method to
> prevent Ctrl-C from completely terminating the session? On Linux/
> Unix it only (at worst) terminates the current command, but under
> windows it completely kills sqlplus... dumping you back to the CMD
> prompt or closing the window, depending upon how it was started.
> Any reason you don't just run the scripts from a linux box?
> Speaking only for myself, when given the choice (most of the time)
> admin scripts are run from a linux box.
> Jared Still
> Certifiable Oracle DBA and Part Time Perl Evangelist

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