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An example of an anonymous block

 

SQL>
SQL> -- An example of an anonymous block.
SQL> -- Count up by hundreds until we get an error.
SQL>
SQL> DECLARE
  2
  3    hundreds_counter  NUMBER(1,-2);
  4  BEGIN
  5    hundreds_counter := 100;
  6    LOOP
  7      DBMS_OUTPUT.PUT_LINE(hundreds_counter);
  8      hundreds_counter := hundreds_counter + 100;
  9    END LOOP;
 10  EXCEPTION
 11    WHEN OTHERS THEN
 12      DBMS_OUTPUT.PUT_LINE('That is as high as you can go.');
 13  END;
 14  /
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That is as high as you can go.

PL/SQL procedure successfully completed.

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