Start Oracle From Git Bash

Goal To run Oracle SQL in Git Bash. Assumption You have sqlplus added to your PATH. export PATH=${PATH}:/c/oraclexe/app/oracle/product/11.2.0/server/bin/ Problem The option /nolog doesn’t work as expected. $ sqlplus /nolog SQL*Plus: Release Production on Mer. Juin 7 09:43:47 2023 Copyright (c) 1982, 2014, Oracle. All rights reserved. … When SQL*Plus starts, and after CONNECT commands, the site profile (e.g. $ORACLE_HOME/sqlplus/admin/glogin.sql) and the user profile (e.g. login.sql in the working directory) are run. [Read More]

Adjust Git Bash Font and Window Size


Make the characters larger and more readable.


The option names might be found in the manual. Sometimes, I find opening MINGW’s settings through GUI helpful.


I’ve read Gerald Lee’s .minttyrc. I’ve enlarged the window size so that in the standard output, one line can contain more info.