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how to get number of rows updated by an UPDATE statement in Oracle PL/SQL

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declare
lc_status:='XXstatus';
Begin
Update xxtable
set Status_fg=lc_status
where con_bill_id=1234;

-- here i need to display how rows were updated.

end;

posted Sep 12, 2014 by Archana

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2 Answers

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declare
lc_status:='XXstatus';
Begin
Update xxtable
set Status_fg=lc_status
where con_bill_id=1234;
dbms_output.put_line(to_char(SQL%ROWCOUNT)||' rows were updated');
end;

answer Sep 12, 2014 by Vidhya Sagar
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variable row_up varchar(30);

declare
lc_status:='XXstatus';
Begin
Update xxtable set Status_fg=lc_status where con_bill_id=1234;
:row_up:=(SQL%ROWCOUNT|| 'ROWS updated');
end;
/

print row_up

answer Sep 13, 2014 by Pradeep Kumar
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