Passing query result to stored procedure.

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Passing query result to stored procedure.

Postby Narayanan » Tue Jan 29, 2013 6:18 am


I am using oracle 10g version. Can any one please tell me how to pass the query result to IN clause of oracle stored procedure..?

For Example: I have a Employee table which returns only employee names ( select employeeNames from Emplyoee -> this query returns more than 100 employee names).


In my oracle stored procedure, I want to pass these values to comma seperated string....

I have stored the query result in one variable like employee_query="select employeeNames from Employee". Now my requirement is how to pass this query result as comma seperated strings to IN clause of my stored procedure?

Thanks in Advance.

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Re: Passing query result to stored procedure.

Postby venkat » Tue Jan 29, 2013 6:49 am

i hope u can use pl sql collections

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Re: Passing query result to stored procedure.

Postby Tim... » Tue Jan 29, 2013 7:10 am


You can turn the results of the query into a comma separated string using string aggregation. ... niques.php

That string can then be passed into the procedure as a regular IN parameter.


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