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Re: Run a script at the OS command prompt

From: Sashi <smalladi_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 03 Jul 2007 10:31:31 -0700
Message-ID: <1183483891.095863.29170@c77g2000hse.googlegroups.com>


On Jul 3, 12:48 pm, "fitzjarr..._at_cox.net" <fitzjarr..._at_cox.net> wrote:
> On Jul 3, 10:38 am, Sashi <small..._at_gmail.com> wrote:
>
>
>
> > > Go to Morgan's Library atwww.psoug.org.
> > > Scroll down to UNIX/vi
> > > Scroll down to SQL*Plus Shell Script Demo
> > > --
> > > Daniel A. Morgan
> > > University of Washington
> > > damor..._at_x.washington.edu (replace x with u to respond)
> > > Puget Sound Oracle Users Groupwww.psoug.org
> > > Go to Morgan's Library atwww.psoug.org.
> > > Scroll down to UNIX/vi
> > > Scroll down to SQL*Plus Shell Script Demo
> > > --
> > > Daniel A. Morgan
> > > University of Washington
> > > damor..._at_x.washington.edu (replace x with u to respond)
> > > Puget Sound Oracle Users Groupwww.psoug.org
>
> > OK. A here document is a good idea and it should work.
>
> > But my output is still the same:
> > Each record of the output is preceded by the column headings. I can
> > clean it up inside vim or use awk/sed etc but that just doesn't seem
> > right.
> > Why is this happening? Please see my sample output below.
> > As you can see, my record structure has 5 columns. Every output record
> > has the column headings.
> > How do I avoid this?
>
> > SITE_KEY SITE_ID
> > ----------
> > ------------------------------------------------------------
> > SITE_MGR_1
> > --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> > SITE_MGR_2
> > --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> > RECORD_CR RECORD_UP
> > --------- ---------
> > 2305 Site02592
>
> > 07-MAY-07
>
> > SITE_KEY SITE_ID
> > ----------
> > ------------------------------------------------------------
> > SITE_MGR_1
> > --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> > SITE_MGR_2
> > --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> > RECORD_CR RECORD_UP
> > --------- ---------
> > 2306 Site02593
>
> > 07-MAY-07
>
> > ^C----------
> > ------------------------------------------------------------
> > 2307 Site02594
>
> > 3058 rows selected.- Hide quoted text -
>
> > - Show quoted text -
>
> Reading the manuals would help tremendously:
>
> set head off
>
> Turns off the heading entirely.
>
> set pagesize <some number here greater than 14>
>
> Reduces the number of headers you get because you usually print them
> at the top of a page.
>
> set termout off
>
> Turns off the terminal output when running a script. This is good for
> dumping data to a file.
>
> Again, this is ALL found in the documentation at:
>
> http://tahiti.oracle.com
>
> David Fitzjarrell

Thanks, David.
I will RTFM. I googled around for sqlplus options but didn't see these. I was expecting to be able to pass these options as flags to sqlplus and didn't realize that I needed to set the env vars.

Regards,
Sashi Received on Tue Jul 03 2007 - 12:31:31 CDT

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