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Old 03-29-2016
Load a file from UNIX into database

Hi,

I want your help to see if there is a way wherein we can load a set of files which are lying in unix server into my database using sql loader.
Also the person who will be running sql loader does not have access to unix system.
So is there a way i can provide any sql loader script wherein it will connect to unix and uploads the files in database.
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Old 03-30-2016
what you have tried so far ?

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