Re: IPC vs TCP

From: Jared Still <>
Date: Sun, 18 May 2008 08:52:59 -0700
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On Thu, Apr 24, 2008 at 5:54 AM, goran bogdanovic <> wrote:

> IIRC, the feature that local connections are forced automatically to use
> IPC connection was existing for SqlNet up to 8.1.5...after that this
> 'feature' has been removed I think.
> anyhow, the use of IPC (unlike the Bequeath protocol) do require listener
> to be up and running.

Doesn't happen on the tests I performed.

If TCP is specified, all traffic goes through the network stack, even on the local server.

Results will be published after I get some time to organize them a bit.

Jared Still
Certifiable Oracle DBA and Part Time Perl Evangelist

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