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Using UTL_FILE Package To Perform File I/O (UNIX) And Basic FAQ (Doc ID 44307.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2019

Applies to:

PL/SQL - Version 7.3.4.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

A Quick Overview of the UTL_FILE package    

Scope

The UTL_FILE package is available to read and write to operating system flat files. 

The UTL_FILE package is available on all platforms, but this article focuses on the UNIX platform only.

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 Frequently asked Questions and Answers:
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