Oracle Schema Documentation Generator - comparsion

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Environment

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Lang. Python Java Python ? binary
OS Multiplatform (Windows precompiled)Multiplatform Multiplatform Windows
Interface CLI GUI CLI GUI (plugin)
Output XHTML 1.0 Transitional HTML (no Doctype found) HTML (no Doctype found) HTML 4.0 Transitional
License GPLv2 free-of-charge? BSD commercial

DB servers

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Oracle 8.1.6 or later 9 or later ? 7.x or later
Server install N N N N
Write to DB N N N N
Privileges Connect
(access USER_% or ALL_%)
Connect,
Select any table
(access DBA_%)
? ?

Documentation Features

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Advanced queues N Y N N
Comment parser N Y N Y
Constraints Y Y N N
Database triggers Y Y N Y
Functions Y Y N Y
Indexes Y Y Y Y
Java Sources Y N N N
Jobs Y Y N N
Materialized Views Y N N Y
Packages Y Y N Y
Partitions Y N N N
Procedures Y Y N Y
Scheduler jobs (10g)N Y N N
Sequences Y N N N
Tables Y Y Y Y
Tablespaces Y Y N N
Type declarations N Y N N
Users/schemas Y Y Y Y
Views Y Y N Y

Misc.

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Sanity Check Y N N N
Syntax Highlighting Y N - N
Invalid Objects Y N N N
ER diagrams Y N N N
DDL Scripts Y N N N