what do you want to do with the select statement?
here's an example of how to iterate through the results of a query.
Note, if you are going to be doing more sql for each row, it will be more efficient
From the Oracle SQL Reference (http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/B19306_01/server.102/b14200/queries006.htm) we are told that a join is a query that combines rows from two or more tables, views, or materialized views. This article provides a glimps…
Note: this article covers simple compression. Oracle introduced in version 11g release 2 a new feature called Advanced Compression which is not covered here.
General principle of Oracle compression
Oracle compression is a way of reducing the d…