08-26-04, 11:34 #1Registered User
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Unanswered: passing in array of integer values
I am very new to oracle and I am trying to write a stored procedure where I can pass in an array of integers in order to retrieve a result set
create or replace procedure sp_cases array varchar (?)
select * from cases
where id in (:array)
array would contain the values
I would like to pass the parameter in as a comma delimited value (500, 600, 700).
can someone tell me how to do this?
Last edited by awfdml; 08-26-04 at 11:38. Reason: correction :)
08-26-04, 12:28 #2Registered User
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>can someone tell me how to do this?
It appears you are aware a some technical terms, but don't really "grok" them.
The variable does not need to be an "array". It can simply be a VARCHAR2.
Regardless of the variable type, it can NOT be used as you wanted to do.
You'll need to use EXECUTE IMMEDIATE.
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