Re: package for manipulating cvs data?
Date: Wed, 25 Mar 2009 10:45:06 -0700 (PDT)
On Mar 25, 6:21 am, m..._at_pixar.com wrote:
> Specifically, I would like to take some columns or other data and
> create a well-formed cvs string, including proper handling of
> embedded quotes, commas, etc.
I think you should look at Tom Kyte's asktom site - there's a PL/SQL procedure there for saving arbitrary queries as .csv.
You could get a couple of ideas here
It's always amazed me that nobody has written a proper .csv manipulation package for Oracle, given all the questions that people ask about it - ho... hum... maybe next year.
> Is there a standard package that has this kind of functionality?
There are lot's of snippets out there - Mr. SearchEngine is your friend...
Received on Wed Mar 25 2009 - 12:45:06 CDT