[Zope-DB] DCOracle2 connection

Tena Sakai tena.sakai.b@bayer.com
Tue, 4 Feb 2003 13:57:28 -0800

Many thanks for your help, Ben.
I appreciate it.


Tena Sakai

                                               To:       tena.sakai.b@bayer.com                                                  
                      02/04/2003 09:21         cc:       zope-db@zope.org                                                        
                      AM                       Subject:  Re:[Zope-DB] DCOracle2 connection                                       

hi Tena,

are your sure the user which runs zope is exporting any oracle
environment variables, and not just setting them, e.g.
ORACLE_HOME and that your PATH includes $ORACLE_HOME and

hope this helps


tena.sakai.b@bayer.com) wrote :
>Greetings folks,
>I'd like to create a DCOracle2 database connection.
>The connection string should look like, say:
>      moo/goo@gaipan
>It fails when I test it (using "test" tab).  The failure is:
>      Invalid connection string: moo/goo@gaipan
>What puzzles me is that when I use SQLPLUS to test the
>very same connection, it works.  (So does tnsping.)
>Would anyone please enlighten me as to what is going on?
>Thanks in advance.
>Tena Sakai
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