troubleshooting Question

Compare Contents of Two Oracle Tables Containing a CLOB Data Type

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I am trying to compare the data contents of two tables to make sure they match.

In performing the following select, I received error:
ORA-00932: inconsistent datatypes: expected - got CLOB

select * from table1
select * from table2;

How can I get around this?
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