How to Create Flat File With One Column Heading But No Underline
Last updated on APRIL 25, 2017
Applies to:SQL*Plus - Version 188.8.131.52 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
A user wants to spool data into a .csv file from SQL*Plus, but the output is not as desired.
The spooled output must meet the following criteria:
1. The query selects all columns, but not have them concatenated with pipe signs. That is, need to have query "select * from mytable", and not "select col1 ||','||col2||','||col3 from mytable".
2. Have each column data separated by a delimiter (for example, a comma).
3. Include one row of column headings at the top of spooled flat file.
4. Remove dashed underline shown under the column heading.
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