Re: Increment an alphabetic variable in a PL/SQL loop?

declare
 var1 char;
begin
 for i in 65..90
 loop
   var1:=chr(i);
   dbms_output.put_line(var1);
 end loop;
end;

Thanks,

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Alisher Yuldashev
Senior Oracle DBA
The Pythian Group - Ottawa, Canada
Web  : http://www.pythian.com


Hey how can we increment an alphabetic variable in PL/SQL?

Let's say I have var1 = 'A' for the first pass, but for the second pass, I want it to autoincrement to var1='B' and ultimately to 'Z'.

I'm searching but its hard to find the right search terms to give me what I want.

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