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Is It Possible To Split A Spool File In SQL*PLUS in Multiple Small Files ? (Doc ID 2152654.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 13, 2020

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We have an Unix environment with file size limitation (2GB), and we have a routine shell script that generates a large spool file.

We would like to know if it´s possible to split this big spool file in many small files of 2GB max size during the generating of spool file.



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