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Old 01-03-2005, 04:26 AM   #1
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cannot execute 'cd /' shell command from PL/SQL....

hi all,
i made a standard java source by which i can execute shell commands from pl/sql....this pl/sql is executed from a client with windows which is shared with linux server that has the database........problem is that is cannot pass shell command - 'cd / ' from the i cannot move up from the current directory when i login to server.....neither can i go to any other folder on linux machine via cd command.....
any idea of how to do it....
any help regarding this is appreciated...........
Old 01-03-2005, 11:10 AM   #2
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I would guess your user account has restricted permissions on the server. Check with the server admin.


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