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Requesting information [message #186680] Wed, 09 August 2006 00:52 Go to next message
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Registered: August 2006
Location: india
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Hello to all of you.

This is sudhakar from india. I am new user to this forum.
When coming to point, Actually I have installed Oracle8i on win 98 operating system. I have downloaded it from site. Now the problem is i forgot to chek the username and password that will be given at the time of login.

user: Scot Password: tiger.
Enter user-name: scott
Enter password: *****

After giving this i am getting the following message.

ORA-12560: TNS:protocol adapter error

Can any one help me to resolve this problem while providing some usernames and passwords, so that i can try.

Expecting the positive results.


[Updated on: Wed, 09 August 2006 00:53]

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Re: Requesting information [message #186729 is a reply to message #186680] Wed, 09 August 2006 04:37 Go to previous message
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Registered: December 2005
Location: Putty a dark screen
Senior Member
It is not an authentication error.Your client is not able to establish conn with server.

Please correct tnsnames.ora and try.Make sure your listener is up.
if its OS authentication, u can also try this.no need for password.

sqlplus "/ as sysdba"
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