What is the meaning of this statment in sql

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what is the meaning of the following statmetn in batch file xyz.bat ?

sqlplus /nolog @move_data.sql

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Haidar1Asked:
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sachinpatil10dCommented:
sqlplus

/nolog
Starts SQL*Plus but does not log on (connect) a user/session.
A connection can then be made in SQL*Plus with connect.
@
Executes the script following the @


for more details use
sqlplus -h
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Wasim Akram ShaikCommented:
yes, as the expert sachinpatil said, you can login to sqlprompt without connecting to database..

showing you the screenshot of your case and  the sequence of the steps that will happen..

sqlplus /nolog @move_data.sql

first it will get connected to sqlplus like this

C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator>sqlplus /nolog

SQL*Plus: Release 10.2.0.1.0 - Production on Thu Mar 15 14:58:00 2012

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after getting connected to this prompt.. the @ part file move_data.sql gets executed...
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Haidar1Author Commented:
Dear All Thansk for your help
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Wasim Akram ShaikCommented:
why this answer was accept only as Good..???

have you expected more??

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