Re: Package debugging

From: Brian Tkatch <N/A>
Date: Mon, 15 Oct 2007 10:31:51 -0400
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On Fri, 12 Oct 2007 19:24:33 +0200, Frank van Bortel <> wrote:

>VDK wrote:
>> Although there are a lot of postings regarding debugging, I couldn't
>> find information about the best way to debug a package. I tried the
>> debugger that comes with SQL Developer, but I think this tool is only
>> capable of debugging procedures that are not part of a package.
>> Any ideas about the best approach to debug a package?
>> FYI: I work with Oracle 8.1.7
>> Thanks.
>> Peter
>As a package is what it says it is: a wrapper, what is
>possibly to debug about a package?!?
>Right - nothing.
>Only the procedures and functions contained in that
>gift wrap paper Oracle calls a package ought to be
>SQL Developer has a very nice debugger, although I like
>the one with PL/SQL Developer (by Allroundautomation)
>best. TOAD would be a good third, and I have no need for

I also preferred PL/SQL Developer. But that was when the company was willing to pay for it. :) For me for myself, it's just way too expensive.

B. Received on Mon Oct 15 2007 - 16:31:51 CEST

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