Generating a Data Dictionary Report and Diagram for a SubView

thatjeffsmith SQL Developer 5 Comments

Your relational models can get big. Bigger than the human mind can easily consume. So instead of generating a report of 2,500 objects, you might want to break down your model to smaller chunks, AKA SubViews. So let’s open the reports, which you’ll find on the main File menu. First, we don’t want the main diagram in the report, that’ll …

Oracle SQL Developer v4.2 Is Now Available

thatjeffsmith SQL Developer 41 Comments

Today is the day! We have new releases of both SQL Developer and SQL Developer Data Modeler. I’ve been talking about v4.2 tweaks and enhancements for awhile now, and here’s the full list if you want to go back and review. I’d like to share a few highlights though. But first, FULL STOP. Go click that big button to the …

SQL Developer 4.2 Oracle Execution Plans – More Columns Available

thatjeffsmith SQL Developer 19 Comments

Someone on the Forums (yes, we read and respond!) noticed they couldn’t add Bytes or Time to their plan displays in Oracle SQL Developer. So we just made all of the columns available now, even if a few them might not make sense, i.e. TEMP_SPACE, OTHER. Preferences – Database – Autotrace/Explain Plan New things highlighted/boxed… So let’s look at a …

SQL Developer version 4.2 Early Adopter 2 Now Available

thatjeffsmith SQL Developer 16 Comments

Tons of bugs fixes based on your feedback, especially with the formatter. A few more changes with the formatter: we added more preferences for more flexibility we let you submit code to ‘shape’ the formatting preferences automatically we exposed the brains of the formatter so you can do pretty much whatever you want An example of the formatter ‘by example’ …