The following code will query some data from the Oracle Database and will export them on a CSV file. The webserver where this script is executed should have the OCI8 library installed. The execution of this script can be also scheduled to have a periodic backup of a certain table. The script below will extract […]

Sometimes it’s needed to send an email using PL/SQL. This can be done with few lines of code pasted below. The variables $server.address, $domain, $sender_email, $recipient_email should be replaced with the relevant information. DECLARE l_retVal INTEGER; v_connection UTL_SMTP.connection; BEGIN v_connection := UTL_SMTP.open_connection(‘$server.address’); UTL_SMTP.helo(v_connection, ‘$domain’); UTL_SMTP.mail(v_connection, ‘$sender_email’); UTL_SMTP.rcpt(v_connection, ‘$recipient_email’); UTL_SMTP.open_data(v_connection); UTL_SMTP.write_data(v_connection, ‘From: $sender_email’ || UTL_TCP.crlf); UTL_SMTP.write_data(v_connection, […]