How to Export The Table with a CLOB Column Into a CSV File using UTL_FILE ? (Doc ID 1967617.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

PL/SQL - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

How to Export The Table with a CLOB Column Into a CSV File using UTL_FILE ?

Below is the sample PL/SQL function to export the table data into a CSV File.
This solution takes data from a table with CLOB column and writes it to a csv file using the UTL_FILE built-in package.
Note that UTL_FILE has a limit of 32K, so that combined length of all the columns in a row should be less than or equal to 32k.


 

Solution

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