Month: March 2013

Using MS Access as the query interface to Oracle Spatial

Using MS Access as the query interface to Oracle Spatial

Like many people, I cut my teeth in the database world using MS Access.  And, early in my career, I was much more comfortable writing queries using Access’s sql GUI than I was writing sql in a command prompt.  As such, it was common practice for me to make ODBC links to my Oracle Spatial database, and use Access as the interface to do the actual querying. In the...