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is there an oracle equivalent of sybase utility isql

i need to login to oracle databases and query the data and DB table structur eetc. i am working on linux using x-windows. i need a command-line tool to get there
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dkaislaCommented:
use sqlplus
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dkaislaCommented:
in command line: sqlplus username/password@db_name
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Naveen KumarProduction Manager / Application Support ManagerCommented:
you can even use toad which is GUI layer which works good for oracle databases.
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jothi85Author Commented:
i was looking for a replacement for sybase central, and this serves the purpose. but when i could not find one, i was willing to settle for isql. i already was using sqlplus, but my question was not properly posed, and dkaisla was right on the money. nav kum v helped out by giving the info on Toad, which i had never seen or used. i like the product now, and i have already download and installed. I thank both the experts.
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dkaislaCommented:
oh i thought you were looking for the command line tool. oracle has a freeware, SQL Developer, which you can use. it can be found on OTN
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