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ORA-01008: not all variables bound

Posted on 2014-04-04
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Hi I am receiving the error for a simple table I made and I don't see why:
CREATE TABLE my_employee
  (id  NUMBER(4) CONSTRAINT my_employee_id_nn NOT NULL,
   last_name VARCHAR2(25),
   first_name VARCHAR2(25),
   userid  VARCHAR2(8),
   salary  NUMBER(9,2));


INSERT INTO my_employee (id,
                         last_name,
                         first_name,
                         userid,
                         salary)
     VALUES (&id,
             '&last_name',
             '&first_name',
             '&userid',
             &salary);

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by:Kent Dyer
ID: 39979657
Just played with this at - http://sqlfiddle.com/#!4/4522e/1
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by:devguru001
ID: 39979662
@Kent, I am trying to use the &sibstitution in the sql statement to prompt for values. & is a placeholder for the variable value. Your fiddle hard codes the values.
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3] earned 125 total points
ID: 39979688
how do you actually execute that code?
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by:Wasim Akram Shaik
ID: 39979710
Check for & variables like *('&last_name')..

the value which you will pass as an input may be already taking care of this conversion

try to change insert statement like this

INSERT INTO my_employee (id,
                         last_name,
                         first_name,
                         userid,
                         salary)
     VALUES (&id,
             &last_name,
             &first_name,
             &userid,
             &salary);
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by:flow01
flow01 earned 125 total points
ID: 39979754
If you are exuting the command in sqlplus
then enter first the command
set scan on
It will prompt you for the argument.
If you are using another tool search for a simular setting to enable arguments at runtime
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by:devguru001
ID: 39979762
@Flow01, I am running in Oracle express edition. I think you are correct for saying it has to do with how it is run rather than how it was written.
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