|Oracle® Database SQL Reference
10g Release 1 (10.1)
Part Number B10759-01
10g Release 1 (10.1)
Part No. B10759-01
Oracle Database SQL Reference 10g Release 1 (10.1)
Part No. B10759-01
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Primary Authors: Diana Lorentz, Joan Gregoire
Contributors: Sundeep Abraham, Angela Amor, Rick Anderson, Vikas Arora, Hermann Baer, Cathy Baird, Anand Baldalker, Cailein Barclay, Ruth Baylis, Eric Belden, Paula Bingham, Tolga Bozkaya, Mark Callaghan, Thomas Chang, Dinesh Das, Souri Das, Jay Davison, Mark Dilman, Mike Feng, Ray Guzman, John Haydu, Wei Hu, Ken Jacobs, Bob Jenkins, Vishy Karra, Thomas Keefe, Jonathan Klein, Vasudha Krishnaswamy, Goutam Kulkarni, Poojan Kumar, Bill Lee, Geoff Lee, Yunrui Li, Likuo Lin, Peter Linsley, Rich Long, Catherine Luu, Qianrong Ma, Vineet Marwah, Susan Mavris, Steve McGee, Michael Moeller, Tony Morales, Ari Mozes, Gopal Mulagund, Sujatha Muthulingam, Muthu Olaggapan, Ananth Raghavan, Jack Raitto, Anitha Ramarao, Siva Ravada, Viv Schupmann, Shrikanth Shankar, Vikram Shukla, Bipul Sinha, Mike Stewart, Sankar Subramanian, Seema Sundara, Andreas Sundquist, Hal Takahara, Ashish Thusoo, Rama Vissapragada, Steve Wertheimer, Andy Witkowski, Daniel Wong, Min Xiao, Aravind Yalamanchi, Wanli Yang, Qin Yu, Tim Yu, Fred Zemke, Weiran Zhang
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