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Re: db link from oracle 8.1.7 to 8.0.5

From: <nlzanen1_at_EY.NL>
Date: Wed, 12 Sep 2001 01:00:38 -0700
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That should be no problem.
I just tried it.
Connect to database and created database link cc1 without username & password that connects to cc1 (8.0.5, take my word for it) and works fine

SQL*Plus: Release - Production on Wed Sep 12 09:01:55 2001

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Connected to:
Oracle8i Enterprise Edition Release - Production With the Partitioning option
JServer Release - Production

Session altered.

09:01:58 37-HOMEBASE-JACK> drop database link cc1;

Database link dropped.

09:02:14 37-HOMEBASE-JACK> CREATE DATABASE LINK cc1 09:02:24 2 USING 'cc1';

Database link created.

09:02:26 37-HOMEBASE-JACK> SELECT * FROM v$database_at_cc1;


---------- --------- ----------------- ----------------- -----------------
----------------------- ----------------- ---
 728855776 CC1       01-feb-2000 09:49                 1 01-feb-2000 09:49
0                   NOARCHIVE

09:02:42 37-HOMEBASE-JACK>


Arslan Dar <> on 11-09-2001 19:10:24

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hi list,

i am trying to make a database link from oracle 8.1.7 to oracle 8.0.5, but its failing,
giving message "DB LINK NOT ACTIVE"
global_names parameter is false on both the database, the schema in which its being created exists in both the databases with same password and privillages, and i am using CONNECTED USER mode of database link,

is that possible to create db link in such conditions, any suggestions,

Thanks in Advance


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