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How File Permissions are Determined For Files Created Using UTL_FILE (Working Example) (Doc ID 74268.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
PL/SQL - Version to [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 27th Apr 2015***


  1. Step-by-step instructions for using the UTL_FILE package.
  2. Explanation on how output file permissions are set for output files.
  3. Working example.


This note applies to Linux / Unix installations


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