Re: Connecting to Oracle using sqlplus, bypass tnsnames.ora question

From: Lyndon Tiu <>
Date: Tue, 28 Oct 2008 08:27:25 -0700
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Hi guys,


If this works:

sqlplus user/pass@"(DESCRIPTION=(ADDRESS=(PROTOCOL=tcp)("

Why does this not work:

exp user/pass@"(DESCRIPTION=(ADDRESS=(PROTOCOL=tcp)("


LRM-00116: syntax error at 'ADDRESS' following '('

Any tips and suggestions greatly appreciated.



Lyndon Tiu
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