Re: Forms 4.5: Can SQL*Plus be started from a form?

From: Jan-Marcel <>
Date: Thu, 27 May 1999 07:22:54 GMT
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Hi Bill,

As far as I know this ain't possible. However you might use the Forms_ddl syntax in which you can do some transactions in the database during your forms sessions. Just take a look in your forms help-file.

Good luck,


Bill Messick heeft geschreven in bericht ...
>Is there a way to start SQL*Plus from a form and have it run under the
>same Oracle session? The RUN_PRODUCT built-in only has parameters for
>forms, reports, graphics and book, and using the host command would start
>a new session. It would be useful during development to be able to pick
>"run sql*plus" from a menu and use it to examine uncommitted changes.
>Bill Messick
>Computer Associates GPS
Received on Thu May 27 1999 - 09:22:54 CEST

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