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> Find a table name
post Apr 13 2006, 10:54 AM
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Do anobody knows any procedure at PL/SQL which returns name of table and column which contain a desired value. I'm adding something to database threw GUI and I dont know in which table this value is added. Maybe there is some procedure which do somethong like this:

select * from * where exist ‘some string’
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post Apr 15 2006, 09:39 AM
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try this:

select table_name from dba_tables where table_name like '%mystring%';

select column_name from dba_tab_columns where column_name like '%mystring%';

Hope this helps . . .

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Author of Oracle Tuning: The Definitive Reference
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