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Oracle: convert LONG to VARCHAR

Seems hard, but is simple (at least with 10g):
mystring := substr(mylong, 1);
With older Oracle versions your milage may vary.

posted on 2006-11-30 13:57 UTC in Code | 1 comments | permalink
This only seems to work in PLSQL. A SQL variant still eludes me...

Todd Brook