SQL Developer: Describe versus Ctrl+Click to Open Database Objects

thatjeffsmith SQL Developer 42 Comments

In yesterday’s post I talked about you could use SQL Developer’s Describe (SHIFT+F4) to open a PL/SQL Package at your cursor. If you actually try to describe the package as you see it in the above screenshot, you’ll get an error: I neglected to say in yesterday’s post that I was highlighting the package name before I hit SHIFT+F4. This …