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Old 01-09-2009
inserting data into a table from a flat file

Hi,

I want to insert data into a table from a flat file, the file is having around 25 columns and some 10,000 records.

The columns values are seperated by a space.

Thanks
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Old 01-09-2009
Is this an Oracle db? Look into sqlldr. SQL*Loader

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