(SQL Plus|SqlCl) (Oracle Database Console)


SQLPlus is the first client of the Oracle Database.

SQL*Plus does not have a SQL or PL/SQL command parser. It scans the first few keywords of each new statement to determine the command type, SQL, PL/SQL or SQL*Plus.


User Interface

On windows, there is two versions of SQL*Plus :

  • a GUI one (sqlplusw.exe) Officialy deprecated in the next release of Oracle.
  • a DOS based character-mode one (sqlplus.exe)

Reference / Documentation

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