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VBA and Oracle Stored Procedure dbms.put_line capture task:

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VBA and Oracle Stored Procedure dbms.put_line capture task:

I have stored procedures that I can call using a vba module.
I can append the parameters and it all works quite nicely.

The stored procedures are used in other places as well,so I don't want to change
if I don't absolutely have to.

My Question:

The Oracle proc  has informational output displays dbms.put_line "stuff"  
that I would like to capture in my vba function.

I know how to execute the stored_procedure and retrieve the cursor if I want too.

How do I capture the oracle output at the end?

(btw:  This particular procedure does not return a cursor or result set.)

Since I can test the err.description and get the Oracle Error Message, I'm
guessing, that I can get the dbms.put_line output too?

Can I capture it without changeing the Oracle side of things?

If so, can some provide a sample please?

thank you, bangel
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Your question is not posted in Oracle Zone!
Sorry!
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"dbms_output.put_line" can be retrieved by using dbms_output.get_line
An excellent example in Java is given by Tom Kyte in
http://asktom.oracle.com/pls/asktom/f?p=100:11:0::::P11_QUESTION_ID:45027262935845

Convert it to your script.
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thank you I read Tom's article, and get back to ya
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I have read the article, and it looks like I can rewrite in vb.  Thank you.
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