Re: sort order on VIEWs ?

From: Michael Moore <>
Date: Wed, 20 Apr 2011 11:37:59 -0700
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Thanks kevin.
Since asking the question I did some digging. 4th paragraph

The take-away is that you can do it in Oracle, but it's not standard and probably not a good idea.


On Wed, Apr 20, 2011 at 11:34 AM, Lange, Kevin G <>wrote:

> Not sure about a Guarantee, but, in my tests, as long as I did not
> include an order by on the query contrary to the order by on the view, I got
> my data in the order of the views order by.
> Of course, it was a small sampling of data.
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> If a VIEW has an ORDER BY clause, am I guaranteed to get that sort order
> when I use the VIEW (provided of course that I don't specify a different
> sort order)?
> Regards,
> Mike
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