RE: SQL*Plus Client on Windows

  • From: Tanel Poder <tanel.poder.003@xxxxxxx>
  • To: "'Jared Still'" <jkstill@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 11 Sep 2007 09:29:44 +0800

Yeah, that's why I use this i.sql script I posted earlier - it reports the
instance details from v$instance directly.
Before changing anything in a DB, I run that script to verify where I'm
logged on, regardless what my sql prompt or window title says..

Tanel Poder <> 



From: Jared Still [mailto:jkstill@xxxxxxxxx] 
Sent: Tuesday, September 11, 2007 01:26
To: tanel.poder.003@xxxxxxx
Cc: Michael.Coll-Barth@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx; oracle-l
Subject: Re: SQL*Plus Client on Windows

On 9/8/07, Tanel Poder <tanel.poder.003@xxxxxxx> wrote: 

Here's my i.sql which I use both for identifying where I'm logged on before
doing any changes to database, plus it is called through login.sql. The
window title change happens on the last line:

There is one small problem with that approach:

If you use 'connect' within sqlplus, and sqlplus is < 10g your title will 
not change, and you may become confused as to which system you are really

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