Re: simple platform independent scripting language (now using Shell Scripts on *NIX)
Date: Thu, 10 Nov 2011 18:18:40 +0000
Really, why not Perl? It is included on many Oracle distributions (See ORAFAQ <http://www.orafaq.com/wiki/Perl>) so you can sidestep your Windows admins. It really isn't as complicated as all that! Just different... There is lots of information available via google - and a nod to Jared Still, who has written this up in much more detail than I ever could.
On 10 November 2011 14:51, Sven Aluoor <aluoor_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> I am not an experienced programmer so I am searching for something
> simple. In the past years I did all my scripting needs with Bash
> (Shell Script) scripts and SQL*Plus. Now more and more Windows
> platforms, so Bash doesn't work anymore.
> What simple scripting language do you recommend me that runs on
> Windows and UNIX? No Perl, it's too complicated.
> Scripts are mostly in combination with SQL*Plus.