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resuse oracle pl sql packages and procedures in sql server

ora_1978 Member Posts: 487 Bronze Badge

Can i reuse the oracle pl sql packages and procedures in sql server. Or any other way it can be done easily.


  • mathguy
    mathguy Member Posts: 10,165 Blue Diamond

    Doubtful. Depending on what the packages and procedures do, it is even possible that the translation to SQL Server can't be done at all, never mind "easily".

    For example, if your packages and procedures call functions and procedures found in Oracle-provided packages - how do you expect to be able to port such code to SQL Server?

  • EdStevens
    EdStevens Member Posts: 28,533 Gold Crown

    You can't even reuse a lot of pure sql, as each database vendor has their own implementation. As for procedural language (t-sql and pl/sql), they are entirely unique to the database product.

    So, the short answer to your question is ..... no.

  • NextName
    NextName Member Posts: 67 Blue Ribbon

    Just a thought: if all the ORACLE packages use is in ORACLE --> DB-Link might help?