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What Is The Distinction Between "#" and ":" Prefixes On Calls To Oracle Data Integrator Variables (Doc ID 423645.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Data Integrator - Version 3.2.03.01 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

What is the distinction between "#" and ":" prefixes on calls to Oracle Data Integrator (ODI) Variables?

ODI can use Variables in two different ways. What is the difference between the two?

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 Project or Global Variables which are prefixed with the "#" character
 Binding Variables which are prefixed with the ":" character
 Specific case: Pseudo binding Variables which are prefixed with the "#" character
 Advantages and limits of each "call" method ( "#" versus ":" )
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