Unfortunately, my web hosting vendor does not allow xp_cmdshell or sp_OACreate.
I was looking at these options to move a file as well as means to export table data to a text file.
Could someone point me in the direction of another idea?
That's a real shame considering the frightful lack of security that a lot of web hosting vendors display that make any concerns about xp_CmdShell pale in comparison.
Use a batch file to run a stored procedure from SQLCmd and redirect the output to a file. Or, use Powershell.
is pronounced ree-bar and is a Modenism for R
First step towards the paradigm shift of writing Set Based code: Stop thinking about what you want to do to a row... think, instead, of what you want to do to a column.
Although they tell us that they want it real bad, our primary goal is to ensure that we dont actually give it to them that way.
Although change is inevitable, change for the better is not.
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