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SQL Editor

Hello everyone

I was looking for a decent SQL editor. Something to use with several database engines and that allowed me to write SQL code the same way I write Java or C++ code.
Ok, I'm looking for IntelliJ for SQL.

Any ideas?

Vladimir Lutuima
Friday, June 04, 2004

WinSQL is okay.  http://www.synametrics.com/SynametricsWebApp/WinSQL.jsp

Matthew Lock
Friday, June 04, 2004

Try UltraEdit - it's not quite an IDE, but might do what you want? (note: it does its autoformatting based on file extension, and you might have to grab a SQL keyword file from the website)

Philo

Philo
Friday, June 04, 2004

On that note, anyone know decent open-source library that would help with generating SQL.

GG
Friday, June 04, 2004

If you have budget and are using oracle, sql server, or sybase check out sql programmer from bmc and cast sql builder from cast software.  Both are nice tools. 

brian w
Friday, June 04, 2004

Toad - much more than an editor and works across all the major engines. If you don't need all that...

Visual Slick Edit - MUCH more powerful than UltraEdit (I jumped ship last year when I saw a co-worker doing things in VSE and realized UE would probably never be that flexible). VSE has code hints (a la 'Intellisense').

sethx9
Friday, June 04, 2004

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