The following illustrates the PL/SQL procedure’s syntax: keyword is known as procedure body.
The procedure body has similar syntax with an anonymous block which consists of the declaration, execution and exception sections.
Summary: in this tutorial, you will learn about PL/SQL procedure.
We will show you how to create a PL/SQL procedure and how to call it.
Oracle Corporation usually extends PL/SQL functionality with each successive release of the Oracle Database.
You will see a lot of Oracle examples on the internet using the tables from the SCOTT schema.In PL/SQL, you can refer to the most recent implicit cursor as the SQL cursor, which always has attributes such as %FOUND, %ISOPEN, %NOTFOUND, and %ROWCOUNT.The SQL cursor has additional attributes, %BULK_ROWCOUNT and %BULK_EXCEPTIONS, designed for use with the FORALL statement.It allows declaration of constants and variables, procedures and functions, types and variables of those types, and triggers. Arrays are supported involving the use of PL/SQL collections.Implementations from version 8 of Oracle Database onwards have included features associated with object-orientation.