How to Format Your Script Output in SQL Developer…By Default

Support for SQL*Plus functionality in SQL Developer has gotten better from release to release. In version 4.1 we took a giant leap forward, adding support for many SQL*Plus commands, and coming much closer to emulating script execution behavior.

One example, we added support for BREAK and COMPUTE commands.

Access to these commands and formatting is available when executing one or more statements via F5.

Access to these commands and formatting is available when executing one or more statements via F5.

Another change was adopting several of the SQL*Plus defaults, including (more...)