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exp / imp some table in Oracle

How can I export / Import some table in Oracle on command prompt

C:\Documents and Settings\david>exp ods0_mart_postpaid/ods0_mart_postpaid@cognos file=dim_region.dmp tables=dim_region log=dim_region.log

Export: Release – Production on Mon Jul 5 17:12:42 2010
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Limit the number of rows in DB

How can I limit the number of rows in DB2, MySQL, Oracle, SQL Server

in Oracle:
SELECT * FROM Table_Name where rownum <= 5

in DB2:
SELECT * FROM Table_Name fetch first 5 rows only

in MySQL:
SELECT * FROM Table_Name limit 5

in SQL Server:
SELECT TOP 5 * from Table_Name

hopefully useful… 🙂