Insert statement of a subset of data

Team, need to create a test table from PROD, having 91,386,900 rows, for testing purpose, requires only 1000 rows and can't use expdp, because of access, can use Toad/sql developer & sql plus too.

Need some assistance, thanks in advance.
Mushfique KhanDirector OperationsAsked:
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slightwv (䄆 Netminder) Commented:
Quickest way is in PROD, create a 'test' table with the 1000 rows then export/import:

create table my_test_table as select * from prod_table where rownum<1001;


Second way, create a CSV then use sql loader.
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Alexander Eßer [Alex140181]Software DeveloperCommented:
create table my_test_table as select * from prod_table where rownum<1001;

when going for CTAS (see post above), consider using NOLOGGING and (if possible) PARALLEL options...
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MikeOM_DBACommented:
1) TOAD -> Database -> Export -> Data Subset Wizard
2) SQL Developer -> Tools -> Database Copy -> ....etc ....
3) SQL*Plus -> Use sql script
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slightwv (䄆 Netminder) Commented:
>>and can't use expdp, because of access

What access is preventing this?

If you can select from the table, you should be able to use classic exp/imp.
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Mushfique KhanDirector OperationsAuthor Commented:
expdp can be used from where ... sqlplus or toad or sql developer or os ... I think os and no os access ... is this understood or still requires more clarification ...?
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MikeOM_DBACommented:
What slightwv suggest is to use "clasic" exp/imp which you can execute from your desktop through a network alias,  and . . . you can restrict the subset with the "query" option:
exp scott@orcl TABLES=emp QUERY=\"WHERE job=\'SALESMAN\' and sal \<1600\"

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:p
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slightwv (䄆 Netminder) Commented:
Yes.  Classic exp.

It will export to a local file system on the client machine.  No database server OS access needed.
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