3.3.13 Uniform Resource Locator Functions

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3 Enhanced SQL Features : 3.3 Extended Functions and Operators : 3.3.13 Uniform Resource Locator Functions

This section describes functions that perform operations based on the Uniform Resource Locator. The Uniform Resource Locator (URL) is a character string that provides the address of a network resource. Typical usage of URLs is for web pages, which are accessed using the Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) protocol.
The EDB_GET_URL_AS_BYTEA function returns content from the user-specified URL in one continuous BYTEA string. The signature is:
url is the Uniform Resource Locator from which the function will return content.
The EDB_GET_URL_AS_TEXT function returns content from the user-specified URL in one continuous TEXT string. The signature is:
url is the Uniform Resource Locator from which the function will return content.

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