|SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference
Part Number A88827-02
Command Reference, 7 of 52
Adds specified text to the end of the current line in the SQL buffer.
Refer to the following for a description of the term or clause:
To append a space and the column name CITY to the first line of the buffer, make that line the current line by listing the line as follows:
Now enter APPEND:
Notice the double space between APPEND and CITY. The first space separates APPEND from the characters to be appended; the second space becomes the first appended character.
To append a semicolon to the line, enter
SQL*Plus appends the first semicolon to the line and interprets the second as the terminator for the APPEND command.