Ugly code, we all write it.
I don’t mean bad code either, just hard to read code. Developers who haven’t figured out how to use the TAB and ENTER keys – what’s up with that? — and why is Jeff talking to himself in his Seinfeld voice again?
So one (more...)
SQL Developer has had a command-line interface of sorts. The primary use cases were for formatting files and running unit tests. However, we wanted to expand the support to include things like generating Carts and running reports.
Instead of just creating a few more one-off interfaces, we kind of started (more...)
A new feature in Oracle SQL Developer version 4.0 offers to address grammatical issues with your SQL statements. We call these indicators ‘Semantic Analysis Info Tips.’
The easiest way to see one of these ‘tips’ is to try out your favorite sql statement in a worksheet:
SELECT * (more...)
Being asked when the next version of your product is going to be released is a gut-wrenching question. The community gets excited when a new release is due – who doesn’t like new things to play with?
And I’d love to tell everyone when exactly that will happen.
But, the (more...)
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I’m at the beach this week, not working. Mostly.
I’ll be talking about our newest addition to the family, pretty much non-stop, starting next week and stopping when version.NEXT is released. You have plenty to look forward to
I get this question a lot. The question tells me a few things:
- you LIKE the animated GIFs here on thatjeffsmith – cool, I’ll keep doing more
- you want to make your own – awesome, I’m helping make the world a more animated place
- that’s pretty much it, I should (more...)
Organizing your data model makes the information easier to consume. One of the organizational tools provided by Oracle SQL Developer Data Modeler is the ‘SubView.’ In a nutshell, a SubView is a subset of your model.
I’ve just created a model which represents my entire ____________ (more...)
Bonus Post from ODTUG’s KScope13
A few folks commented they liked the animated GIF’s I had integrated into my Oracle SQL Developer v4.0 New Features Symposium talk. We’ll here’s the first one. I thought everyone might like a to take (more...)
You’re doing some data clean-up, or maybe you’re just trying to answer a business question for a user, and you notice the data doesn’t look quite right.
You want to click in that ‘(null)’ cell and tell the world that Tyler and Perry composed that song! But, (more...)
Oracle SQL Developer Data Modeler has a multi-user repository that makes it very easy to control and version changes to your data models and designs. However, it’s stored in a Subversion (think files) repository. Many of our users are accustomed to having EVERYTHING stored in the database.
And when (more...)
In a few weeks I’ll be speaking at the Database Symposium at the ODTUG KScope13 conference. My topic, ‘SQL Developer v4.0′ will be one of the first times I spend an entire hour showing off our new features in the upcoming release.
While not yet publicly available, and while (more...)