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How to extract table names from a SQL query

Posted on 2009-04-17
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Last Modified: 2013-11-23
Hi all,

I have a list of SQL query given in a text file.
The text file has to be read line by line and the table names have to be extracted and saved in a csv file.

Is there any way to extract the table names?

Thank you!

Question by:Fionageo
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You'd need a sql parser to do that. Try googling on the two words
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use the following to reqad the file


and try this to parse the lines


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by:Pramod Kumar
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            Connection con = DriverManager.getConnection("","","");
            Statement st = con.createStatement();
            ResultSet rs = st.executeQuery(".........");
            String tableName = rs.getMetaData().getTableName(1);

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