Re: pl/sql alternatives for server side programming?

From: Thomas Olszewicki <>
Date: Fri, 24 Oct 2008 15:22:34 -0700 (PDT)
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On Oct 24, 4:56 pm, wrote:
> If you look at postgresql, they have the idea of pluggable scripting
> languages, so you can write server side code in tcl, python, etc.
> Is there an equivalent idea in Oracle?
> Are there any alternatives to PL/SQL for Oracle server-side programming?
> Can java be used?  Can PL/SQL procedures be bound to compiled C code?
> Is this just too weird to even think about?
> Many TIA!
> Mark
> --
> Mark Harrison
> Pixar Animation Studios

Oracle supports Stored procedures in pl/sql, Java and C Look up definition and examples of for example FUNCTION: and look at syntax : LANGUAGE ...

More info about java SP:

Thomas Received on Fri Oct 24 2008 - 17:22:34 CDT

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