Read OS environment variables using DBMS_SYSTEM.GET_ENV() by Tanel Poder Posted on March 27, 2009 Check out this article by Vikram Das about how to read OS environment variables using PL/SQL. I did not know that! Note that this year’s only Advanced Oracle Troubleshooting class takes place in the end of April/May 2014, so sign up now if you plan to attend this year! Related PostsThe limitations of CURSOR_SHARING = FORCE and…Why doesn’t ALTER SYSTEM SET EVENTS set the events or…Oracle SQL Plan StabilityKnowing what you want to achieve before thinking of how to…Oracle Memory Troubleshooting, Part 4: Drilling down into… This entry was posted in Cool stuff, Oracle and tagged PL/SQL. Bookmark the permalink.